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Established in 2019, Edinburgh Midwest Aviation Partners is a group of experts in the aviation ground services, infrastructure and technology market. We have extensive, unrivalled, global aviation services leadership experience.

Grant East

With a 20+ year career in fast moving and complex businesses, Grant has significant leadership experience in strategic planning, business development, corporate finance, M&A, contract negotiation, and business financing.


Grant is a qualified Chartered Accountant and Lawyer, originally qualifying with Arthur Andersen in New Zealand.

Grant spent 6 years at the UK fuel distribution business of DCC plc (Certas Energy UK Limited) where he led the M&A programme that grew the business from £1bn turnover to £5bn during that time. Following that, Grant led the global M&A and strategic business development of Menzies Aviation for 4 years.

Prior to his career in Aviation, Grant held Financial Director and Controller roles at Woolworth Group and DCC plc.

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