Azinq Consulting

We bridge Airport Business & Technology

Advisory Services

Azinq advisory services are focused on providing expert advice and guidance to airports, ground handlers and airport partners to identify opportunities and projects that deliver business value.

Implementation Services

We have an excellent track record in delivering high budget, complex technical projects & programmes from inception through to implementation across country and cultural divides. We provide a consultative approach to delivery with a highly personable approach. Having detailed experience in the Aviation industry ensures we understand the business processes and culture of the operation.

Procurement Support

We work in partnership with airports to give assurance to the IT procurement process. Services include business analysis, investment appraisals, tender documentation and contract negotiations.

System Integration

We are experienced integrators of complex systems for all size airports and understand the unique challenges to migrate interfaces whilst not impacting the operation. We provide services to build the integration layer between the software vendor and airport stakeholder systems.

About Azinq

Azinq was founded by two experienced Airport IT consultants Chris Taylor and Stephen Leigh who have a proven past in designing and deploying Airport IT solutions over the past 15 years. This includes working for smaller innovative companies like FS Walker Hughes who built the original Chroma Airport Suite (Airport Management Systems) for Manchester Airport Group, through to larger key industry players such as Leidos (Lockheed Martin) and most recently at Amadeus. During this time Chris & Stephen have held Senior Management positions “Heading up” Global Implementation and Solution Design respectively.

Throughout their careers they have delivered and designed mission critical Airport Systems into over 30 airports across the UK, Europe, Africa, UAE, Asia and the US; ranging from regional to hub airports. Their past experience in UK airports comprises of delivering systems into most of the top UK airports, including Manchester Airport Group and the former BAA airports including London Heathrow Airport. Azinq has been set up as a niche consultancy that provides knowledge and guidance to airports, ground handlers and airport business partners as they replace, change and upgrade systems including Passenger Processing Systems (CUTE/CUPPS) and Airport Management Systems (AODB, FIDS, FRMS, HRMS, Information Broker, Aeronautical Billing etc.). Azinq have in-depth functional, technical and business knowledge of Airport Systems, backed by technical IT backgrounds with a consultancy grounding.

Azinq provides unique organisational value with a strong technology foundation and a thorough understanding of the airport domain. Azinq’s sole focus is to support their customers in achieving business success through IT transformation.

The Azinq Team

Stephen Leigh

Stephen Leigh

Director & Consultant

Chris Taylor

Chris Taylor

Director & Consultant

Our Partners

Azinq work with trusted technology and business partners to deliver innovative and robust solutions and service.

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