PRESS RELEASE: Paul Cooper joins Airport Strategy & Marketing (ASM)

Airport, Strategy & Marketing (ASM), the world’s first route development consultants, have announced a new appointment. Paul Cooper, former Head of Commercial - Airports at TUI Group, has joined the Manchester-based company as a licensee.

Paul is highly respected amongst airport and airline management for his achievements during his 16 years working for the world’s largest leisure travel business; and has supported airports, airlines and tour operators globally in growing route networks to increase both passenger numbers and yields.

Paul said: “I have an enviable knowledge of the aviation sector, especially airline and airport relations, plus successful route development experience from a tour operating and leisure perspective.

“From my experience from working with TUI, I will be able to support ASM with an invaluable service in supporting aviation businesses in targeting passenger and revenue growth."

David Stroud, Managing Director, ASM, commented: “Our collaboration with Paul is fantastic news for ASM, and our commitment to serve our clients with the highest quality of service and knowledge.

“We are pleased to welcome Paul to the team, and look forward to working together.”

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Notes to editors:

  • ASM was founded in 1993 as the world’s first route development consultancy. ASM was acquired by UBM plc in 2010. UBM connects people and creates opportunities for companies across five continents to develop new business, meet customers, launch new products, promote their brands and expand their markets.

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