Bryan Willows became the Program Manager for Bristow’s Advanced Air Mobility team in March 2022. In this role, Bryan is responsible for strategic planning and introduction of Bristow’s eVTOL/eSTOL fleet and AW609 fleet in new and existing markets. Additionally, he advises Bristow’s external partners and Executive Leadership Team on technical aviation matters.
Before joining the Advanced Air Mobility team, Bryan worked as the Powered-Lift Program Manager, focusing on the launch of the AW609 at Era Helicopters and Bristow Group. Prior to joining Era in 2019, Bryan earned an MBA from the Acton School of Business in Austin, TX in 2012 and served in various roles with Johnson Controls Building Efficiency division from 2013-2019. From 2001-2011 Bryan served as a U.S. Marine Corps Officer flying the CH-46E “Sea Knight” and MV-22B “Osprey” pilot, deploying twice in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. He holds ratings as an Airline Transport Pilot – Helicopter, Commercial – Powered-lift, Single and Multi-engine Airplane pilot, and is a Powered-Lift CFI/CFII.