Airport Company

Newcastle International Airport is run as a Public Private Partnership between seven local authorities in the North East region and AMP Capital who each have a 51% and 49% shareholding respectively of the company.


Durham County Council
Gateshead Council
Newcastle City Council
North Tyneside Council
Northumberland County Council
South Tyneside Council
Sunderland City Council
AMP Capital


Executive Directors:

Name Position
Nick Jones Chief Executive


Non-Executive Directors:

Name Company
Nick Forbes Newcastle City Council
Tracy Dixon South Tyneside Council
David Rees AMP Capital
Graeme Ferguson AMP Capital
John Stent AMP Capital


Management Team:

Name Position
Richard Knight Chief Operating Officer
Mark Hunt Chief Financial Officer
Graeme Mason Planning and Corporate Affairs Director