Alison FitzGerald joined London City Airport in January 2014. As COO she has responsibility for the overall airfield operation, security, passenger proposition as well as for the delivery of all technology services to the business, including LCY’s forthcoming Digital Air Traffic Control Tower which will enter operation in January 2020.
Prior to the airport, Alison was CIO at the Financial Times where she was responsible for both print and digital technology. Before joining the FT, Alison spent 16 years at Abbey/Santander where she held a number of Senior Management technology positions. She holds a professional Non-Executive Director qualification and has been a Governor on the Board of the University of Bedfordshire since November 2012 where she also chairs the Audit and Risk Committee.