Yun Yuan Tay is the Head of Asia Pacific at Skyports. Skyports is a leading pioneer for locating, building, owning and operating vertiports at strategic locations within urban environments and implementing end-to-end drone deliveries. He is responsible for leading Skyports’ businesses in vertiport infrastructure and drone deliveries in the Asia Pacific region, including business development, project management and technology deployment.
Yun brings to the team over 10 years of experience in the aviation and aerospace sectors. Prior to joining Skyports, Yun was a core leader of McKinsey & Company's Travel, Logistics and Infrastructure practice, and also held previous roles at ICF Aviation and United Airlines. He has experience leading corporate strategy, operations improvement and transactional projects for airlines, airports, aerospace OEMs, MROs, aviation regulators and investors in the aviation sector.
Yun holds a Bachelor’s degree in Aerospace Engineering with summa cum laude from University of Michigan - Ann Arbor, and a Master’s of Business Administration (MBA) from Harvard Business School. He is also a certified FAA private pilot (aircraft single engine land with instrument rating) with over 200 hours of flight time.