Joe Kelly is the Non-Executive Director/Pension Trustee at Birmingham International Airport. He joined the Airport company in 1997 as their Finance Director and then became the Deputy CEO for 18 years. The delivery of the Runway Extension and expansion of the commercial portfolio were his priority projects. He was also the Company Secretary.
Joe is also a member of the Board of Governors at Birmingham City University and sits on the Executive Committee of the British American Business Council. Joe qualified as an accountant with Kidsons in Birmingham then spent two years with Ernst & Young in the Middle East. This was followed by roles in banking, transport and manufacturing industries. Joe holds an MBA from Aston University and is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, the Chartered Institute of Credit Management, and the Institute for the Management of Information Systems.