Doug Bannister became Chief Executive Officer for Jersey Airport and Jersey Harbours in July 2011 – a role with responsibility for the future strategic and financial structure of the businesses. In October 2015, these previous governments departments were incorporated into PoJL.
With other 25 years' experience in international business, holding senior executive positions with leading sea transportation company P&O Nedlloyd in North America, Europe, Asia, India and New Zealand, Doug was also Managing Director with Maersk Line UK and Ireland, the largest shipping company in the UK. Doug is skilled at turnaround, restructuring and transformation of capital intensive transportation businesses.
He holds an MBA in International Marketing (Seton Hall University, New Jersey 1997) and a B.A in Economics (St Lawrence University, New York 1988). In 2016 Doug was awarded the Institute of Directors Jersey Director of the Year for large businesses.
Born in Summit, New Jersey, USA, Doug holds dual British and American citizenship.
Chief Financial Officer & Deputy Group CEO
Andrew Boustouler has fulfilled a number of key roles at both Jersey Airport and Jersey Harbours over the past 15 years and was appointed by the States of Jersey as Deputy Chief Executive Officer in November 2011 following the establishment of the combined Ports of Jersey.
He undertook a central role in the incorporation process and was appointed to his current role as Chief Financial Officer on its fruition. He has direct responsibility for Finance, Property and Compliance.
Immediately prior to joining the SoJ he was employed by a local law firm where he specialised in structured finance transactions as well as providing general banking and commercial advice.
He was born in Jersey and qualified as a Chartered Certified Accountant in 2001 after having been called to the Bar in 1998 and is a member of the Honourable Society of Lincoln's Inn.
Chief Operations Officer & Airport Director
As a graduate with BSc (Hons)
Stephen is also a Fellow of the Royal Aeronautical Society (FRAeS) and Member
Institute of Engineering & Technology (MIET).
Stephen has undertaken a number of
roles from Airport Electrician, Head of Airport Engineering, Chief Operating
Officer (Aviation) and since 2012 assumed responsibility as Chief Operations
Officer for both Harbours and Airport and all operational activities across the
maritime and aviation parts of the business leading 160 staff. He also acts as
Airport Director and is the ‘Accountable Manager’ for aviation safety and
His extensive experience of 40+
years provides leadership to the operational side of what is a dynamic business
and includes Air Traffic Control, Coastguard, Marine Operations, Search and
Rescue, Vessel Traffic Service (VTS), Port Operations, Group Systems and
Technical Services, Airport Fire & Rescue Service, Security, Engineering
Services, Airfield Operations, Pilotage, Environmental Protection, Security,
Safety and Quality Management.
Key Account & Marketing Director
Myra joined Jersey Harbours in 2007 as Commercial Director from Millford Haven Port Authority, the third largest port in the UK. A P&O management graduate, her career has spanned almost 40 years in the marine industry, having worked for several shipping companies in a variety of senior positions, including sales, marketing, terminal services, marine and port operations in both the UK and Europe. Following the integration of Jersey Airport and Jersey Harbours, Myra assumed the role of Group Key Accounts and Marketing Director, with overall responsibility for all commercial activities across both the maritime and aviation side of the business.
Strategy & Development Director
Alan has in depth commercial, HR and Board level experience gained across a number of business sectors including financial services, retail and professional services.
Now running his own consultancy, Alan works with businesses and executive teams supporting transformational change and focuses on the development of strategy, change management, strategic HR and improving Board and organisational effectiveness.
Since the successful integration of the businesses in 2012, Alan has been working extensively with Ports of Jersey, supporting them in strategy development and change management with a specific focus on preparing the organisation for incorporation.
Group Capital Projects Director
With a background in commercial project management and procurement, Steve Tanner has worked for a number of high-profile businesses across the UK, including the NHS Trust and the British Nuclear Group of companies where as one of the youngest ever Commercial Managers, he was actively involved in the decommissioning of the Sellafield site.
In recent years Steve has become heavily involved in the aviation and transport industry, initially heading the Commercial Management Team at BAA, Heathrow Airport Ltd, before taking the role of Acquisition Director, leading the team responsible for major projects annual contract spend of circa £1.1billion. This included major developments at Heathrow such as new terminals 2, 2b and 5c as well as the redevelopment of terminals 3 and 4.
In 2012 he moved to Manchester Airport Group, heading up contracting activity across the four airports in the group (Manchester, Stansted, East Midlands and Bournemouth) and supporting major projects undertaken by the organisation, including the successful £1.5billion acquisition and integration of Stansted Airport.
Prior to joining Ports of Jersey in 2016 to take up the position of Group Capital Projects Director, Steve worked for Speedy Asset Services, the UK's largest construction services supplier in the role as executive director, with responsibility for the management of circa 1,500 vehicles, 300+ properties and 40,000+ assets.
Chief Commercial Officer
Jonathan brings excellent aviation, airport, property development and various transportation experience to our company. He has previously been the Commercial Director of Stansted Airport, been responsible for the commercial development of Network Rail's considerable retail property portfolio, ran easyBus and also worked for Monarch Airlines and Inter European Airways. This demonstrates the breadth of his background and shows that he has a very good grasp of our main customer groups