The Monarch Group Executive Committee
Chris Dare, Managing Director Monarch Aircraft Engineering & Chief Information Officer
Chris Dare was appointed Managing Director, Monarch Aircraft Engineering in June 2016, in addition to his role as Chief Information Officer.
He joined Monarch in 2011 as Group Information Services Director and the Group Executive Committee in January 2015 as Chief Information Officer (CIO). He has responsibility for the Group's engineering company, a leading Maintenance Repair & Overhaul (MRO) with a focus on cost-efficient service delivery to both Monarch and blue-chip third-party customers, and for IT across the Group.
Chris joined Monarch from the Merlin Entertainment Group/The Tussauds Group, where he worked for 12 years and held the position of IT Director. Prior to this he spent six years with Coca Cola and Schweppes Beverages Ltd as Network Services Manager.