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Henri Al Helaly

Henri Al Helaly

COO Skytex Aero

London United Kingdom
Employed Available
With over 15 years of experience in the UHNWI advisory, EMEA sclaing and aerospace and aviation industry, I am a seasoned and versatile leader who drives growth, innovation, and excellence in complex and dynamic environments. As the Chief Operating Officer at Skytex Aero, I oversee the global MRO hubs that provides turnkey aviation maintenance solutions to aircraft operators and owners worldwide. I leverage my extensive industry knowledge, strategic vision, and operational expertise to deliver exceptional service quality, efficiency, and safety to our clients and partners.

In addition to my COO role, I am also the General Manager at strategiae, an international advisory firm for HNWI, Family Office, Funds, and International Businesses. I specialize in M&A, business development, and key account management, and have successfully completed several transactions in the EMEA region. I am also an official member of the Forbes Business Council and the Entrepreneur Leadership Network, where I contribute my insights and perspectives to an esteemed community of industry leaders. I am deeply committed to promoting cultural diversity, embracing new technological advancements, and dedicating my time and resources to volunteer work.

Chief Operating Officer

Skytex Aero
Since April 2020
  • Skytex Aero's Global MRO Hub is a premier provider of turnkey aviation maintenance solutions with strategic hubs in France and Morocco. Our team, backed by advanced technology and extensive industry experience, delivers exceptional service quality to aircraft operators and owners worldwide. We pride ourselves on comprehensive, efficient, and safety-focused practices hat significantly enhance aircraft performance and lifespan. Serving as a estament to innovation and reliability, we are a trusted partner in the global
  • MRO landscape.

General Manager

Since March 2020
London, United Kingdom
  • International advisory for HNWI, Family Office, Funds and International
  • Businesses.

Official Member

Forbes Business Council
Since May 2023
London, England, United Kingdom
  • Official member of the Forbes Business Council, contributing extensive expertise to an esteemed community of industry leaders. With a commitment o professional excellence, Henri stays informed on industry trends and best practices, making a meaningful impact in the business community.

Official Member - Entrepreneurs Leadership Network

Entrepreneur Media
Since May 2023
London, England, United Kingdom
  • Empower entrepreneurs as a key contributor within the Entrepreneur
  • Leadership Network. Through valuable insights and expertise, Henri supports he growth and success of entrepreneurs within the network, helping them avigate challenges and seize opportunities in their entrepreneurial journeys.

Operations Manager

Venturi Cap
Since January 2018
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Venturi Cap offers comprehensive aviation services anchored in decades of industry expertise. Our offerings span from in-depth Aviation Consulting, efficient Spares Management, to strategic M&A Advisory and insightful
  • Market Analysis. Our seasoned team of aviation professionals deliver tailored solutions, aiding clients in navigating the complexities of the aviation industry and driving their business towards growth and success. At Venturi Cap, we fuse our passion for aviation with our commitment to excellence, delivering services that truly make a difference.

Managing Director

Since December 2014
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Management consulting and services company, providing comprehensive consultancies, incorporation, and company set up services and advisory as well as banking advisory in Dubai, London and Prague.

Regional Manager MEA | Emerging Markets

November 2012 to December 2014
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Managing the operations of CentricsIT in MEA and emerging markets.
  • Company set-up in Dubai. Hiring, training, managing sales, and engineering eam. Delivery of global and regional strategies in the MEA region and
  • Emerging Markets. Business Development of Fortune 500 customers and egional clients.
  • Creation and development of global frame agreements and partnerships.

Manager Middle East

April 2009 to November 2012
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Managing sales and multi-vendor services for the holding's operation in the
  • Middle-East. Driving the sales and technical forces through the company's strategy. Developing strategic clients (telco, energy, defense, finance ...) and ew business ventures.

Racing & Activities Manager UAE

Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA
March 2008 to March 2009
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Developing the Yamaha Racing Team under the Middle-East Yamaha Racing manager. Developing the brand, increasing sales, and communicating with media/sponsors.
  • English
  • French
  • Arabic
  • Spanish
  • International travel
  • Volunteering
  • Discovering New Cultures
  • Learning Languages