Ellie McGimpsey


Aviation Development Manager, Belfast city airport
Aviation Development Manager at Belfast City Airport, Ellie McGimpsey has responsibility for sustaining and growing the City Airport’s aviation business. Her focus is on attracting new routes and bringing new airlines into Northern Ireland, and delivering on the airport’s promise to be a ‘partner in market’ for their airline customers.
The breadth of her role, spanning strategy, business development, sales, marketing and PR, commercial negotiations and aviation and economic policy, keeps her engaged at every level of the business, and within the business and tourism communities of Northern Ireland.
Ellie is a board member of the Northern Ireland Tourism Alliance, a member of the CBI NI’s Future Leaders’ Network and an active member of RABA – the UK’s Regional and Business Airports Group. She lives in Bangor, with her young family.