Learn to Fly with Cloud Global

Meet the Team

Graeme Frater: Managing Director: Co-founder of Cloud Global and with over 22 years’ experience within the aviation industry Graeme has developed excellent working relationships with key companies over the years. His previous roles included working with Menzies Aviation as easyJet Service Delivery Manager at Edinburgh Airport and British Airways Station Account Manager at Glasgow Airport. With Graeme’s focus the business has seen a sharp increase in turnover. The vision is to grow Cloud Global Group into a worldwide organisation to offer bespoke customer service solutions to the aviation industry.

Craig McDonald: Technical Director: Craig is the co-founder of Cloud Global and offers a wealth of knowledge with over 17 years experience in the aviation industry. Craig graduated in aeronautical engineering and began his career in aircraft maintenance as an engineer for companies such as Flybe, Virgin Atlantic, SR Technics, Flyglobespan and Pratt & Whitney before taking to the skies and becoming a commercial airline pilot. Craig now manages and is responsible for the groups technical services and business development in all areas including aircraft sales, acquisitions, leasing, training and recruitment. Craig predicts further growth within the subsidiary companies over next 12 months.

David McGuire: Technical Manager: With over 40 years’ experience in aircraft maintenance, David is the Cloud Global engine specialist who takes overall responsibility for maintenance planning, quality management, 145/147 Part 66 Management and ISO 9001-2008 & 2015 Auditing by assisting companies in achieving accreditations along with MOE/CAM manual writing, aircraft technical services and continued airworthiness management. David started his career back in 1976 as an Aircraft Technician with the RAF and since then he has worked globally for many major operators. David has previously held the nominated post holder role and form 4 holder issued by the CAA on several occasions and has a NAA at Senor Management Level, David is an integral part of the Cloud Global team.