Aviation Development

Chris Harcombe

Aviation Development Director

I am responsible for all aspects of Doncaster Sheffield Airport’s aviation business across passenger, cargo and general aviation. It’s my job to ensure we’re supporting our partners to deliver profitable flying and identifying the right opportunities for them to continue to grow. I’m also working to demonstrate to new operators why the Sheffield City Region should be better connected.


+44 (0)7501 467888

Chris Ion

Aviation Development Manager

I am responsible for the sustainable development of our passenger aviation business at Doncaster Sheffield. I provide account management for both new and existing airline and tour operator accounts to deliver growth in both passenger volume and revenue. I work with Chris and Tom to identify the right opportunities in the local market and develop these into compelling business cases to ensure airlines can take advantage of the best opportunities for growth.  


+44 (0)1302 801051

Tom Henshaw

Aviation Development Executive

I’m the man who identifies business opportunities for our airlines and general and business aviation. I help turn raw data and statistics into compelling business cases that ensure airlines can take advantage of the best opportunities for growth. I’m also the man to talk to about General Aviation opportunities, whether you want to base an aircraft or move your aviation business to DSA.


+44 (0)7442 501157


Amira El-Khrouf

Cargo Development Executive

It’s my job to ensure that we always deliver a best in class cargo operation, to ensure we’re the UK’s most user-friendly freight airport. I am the link between our customers and our cargo handling team to ensure that we’re able to meet their every need. Whatever it is you’re looking to ship, I’m here to make sure we take care of you and your cargo.


+44 (0) 7917 438337


Ian Smith

Head of Commercial & Passenger Experience

My mission is to give passengers a reason to fly with us every time. Whether it’s car parking, retail or food and drink outlets, I work with our business partners to develop the airport and give our customers a travel experience to write home about.


+44 (0)7436 037732


Christopher Fenwick

Property Manger

From hangars to commercial office space and retail opportunities in the terminal, I’ll help you find the space you need at Doncaster Sheffield Airport. I work hard to take care of our tenants and advise on procedures and best practice to help make the most of your investment.


+44 (0)7436 814050

Marketing & Communications

Kate Stow

Head of Marketing and Communications

I support the growth of the airport through top-flight PR, marketing and communications. I promote our airlines and products giving passengers a reason to use the airport flight after flight. I know the local market inside out and give the airlines that operate here the market intelligence they need to get their campaigns off the ground.


+44 (0)7825 006535

Chief Executive Officer

Steve Gill

Chief Executive

I’m responsible for all aspects of the airport business including commercial performance, operations and strategic business planning. I’m also board member of Enterprising Doncaster, Doncaster Tourism Board, Doncaster Logistics Working Group and South Yorkshire Tourism Advisory Group. With 30 years’ experience in the aviation industry, I make sure that Doncaster Sheffield Airport plays a pivotal role in the economic growth of the Sheffield City Region.