Aviation Advisory Board

Edwin Nicholas, MBA

Global Flying Hospitals Director of Aviation

Edwin oversees the aviation, purchasing and aviation financial matters of GFH.

As a Senior Manager for Royal Brunei Airlines, he was the Inventory Controller, Supplies Manager and subsequently the Projects/Contract Manager.

Edwin is highly experienced in procurement of commodities, aircraft spares, engine components and ground support parts and tooling, and aircraft maintenance (MRO) planning.

He was past Chairman of the Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA) Materials Working Group and is a Member of the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (MCIPS), Chartered Institute of Transport and Logistics (MILT) and Member of the Malaysian Materials Institute of Purchasing Management.




Agnes Yeow-Fournier

Global Flying Hospitals Aviation Advisory Board

Agnes is the Founder and Managing Director of ESSOR Aerospace.  She has over 20 years of Asia-Pacific business management experience in aviation and high-tech industries, and over 15 in the Space Industry.

Agnes has been responsible for business management services for multi-Billion dollar, multinational Corporations in the Space/Satellite Industry in Malaysia and Singapore. In one; MEASAT Satellite Systems Sdn Bhd (Malaysian Satellite Operator), she was one of two key marketing pioneers taking the business from zero revenue to over US$10 million annual revenue within 5 years.

Agnes has negotiated for business in the United States, Europe, U.A.E, Turkey and the Asia-Pacific region including Australia.  She is a leader in International Trade and Culture.

Agnes holds an MBA in International Management from the Royal Melbourne Institute Technology University, (RMIT University, Australia), Diploma in Marketing, Chartered Institute of Marketing, UK (CIM, United Kingdom) and a BA from the National University of Singapore (NUS). Read more…


Craig Wylie

Global Flying Hospitals Aviation Advisory Board

Boeing employs Craig. Yet Global Flying Hospitals is delighted to have Craig as a key player on the GFH Aviation Advisory Board. This is because he stands at the forefront in experience, expertise and heavy aircraft know-how, which gives the content-rich background that allow GFH to refurbish, operate and service all future aircraft with confidence and in the development of the fleet.

With 30 years experience (and 17 at Supervisory levels) in the civilian and defense aircraft industry, he’s a highly qualified Licensed Aircraft Maintenance Engineer. He’s also licensed in Australia and Malaysia for B747-100/200/300 and – 400 aircraft, plus General Aviation aircraft.

Craig also has responsibility for Training and Professional Development of Engineers and MOFs in global regions.


Bob MaddernBob Maddern

Advisory Board

GFH has been joined in 2014 by new, highly experienced people in humanitarian, aviation and marketing.

Bob Madden is one. A licensed engineer with many years of military and civilian aviation experience, ranging, from sophisticated workshops to operating in extreme conditions in dangerous countries. Bob’s immense joy is in working with Hercules C130 and other type aircraft.

He is sourcing, inspecting and assisting GFH in aircraft acquisitions.