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Board of directors

Erik G. Braathen


Erik G. Braathen is the founder and chairman of Flyr. He has extensive experience from the airline business, including being the CEO and part owner of Braathens as well as the chairman of the board of Norwegian Air Shuttle until 2009.
Mr. Braathen is educated from the University of Washington and American Graduate School of International Management. Mr. Braathen has been a member of the board since 2021 and holds 23,051,250 shares in the company.

Tord Strømme Meling

Board member

Tord Meling is a board member of Flyr and currently holds the position as investment director of Ojada AS. He brings over ten years' of experience from Norwegian Air Shuttle, including close to six years as the head of aircraft financing. Mr. Meling has Master of Science in Business and Economics from the Norwegian School of Economics. Mr. Meling has been a member of the board since 2020 and holds 750,000 shares in the company.

Alexander Maurice Mason

Board member

Maurice Mason has well over 30 years of experience in commercial aviation with a particular focus on developing low cost airlines around the world. Mr. Mason is based in Ireland and is the managing director of Wellbeing Financial Services Unlimited (d/b/a Kite Investments), which was established by him in 2002. Among other investments, Kite co-invested with Irelandia, the Ryan family investment fund, until May 2012, in the development of low cost airlines in Asia (Tiger Airways), the US (Allegiant Travel Company) and Latin America (VivaAerobus in Mexico and Viva Colombia). Maurice graduated from Trinity College Dublin in 1985 with degrees in Mechanical Engineering and Maths. Mr. Mason has been a member of the board since 2021 and holds 750,000 shares in the company.