About Gardner - Leader Profile

Nick Sanders

Nick Sanders is Executive Chairman of Gardner Aerospace and also a Partner at Better Capital LLP, the Private Equity Turnaround Specialist.

  • Nick joined Gardner Aerospace as Chairman in 2010
  • Prior to joining as a Partner at Better Capital LLP and assuming his role at Gardner Aerospace, Nick was interim CEO of Deloro Stellite (a Duke Street portfolio company)
  • An engineer by qualification, Nick spent his early career in the Aerospace industry initially with Rolls-Royce and then Lucas Aerospace
  • He joined CompAir as CEO in 2002, led the buyout of the business with the backing of Alchemy Partners, and oversaw a major turnaround in the business
  • Industry experience: over 35 years