Aviation Specialised

Logistics Professionals

A Mapcargo Group Company

Our Directors

Howard Jupp Managing Director

Howard is married with 4 children, and been in the freight industry for over 30 years. He started as an accounts clerk, moving through the import and export departments learning all facets of the trade and then moved into sales before taking the plunge in 1991 by starting a UK branch, with Daryl Hill, for an American company. Having built that company to over £100m revenue, in 1997 Daryl and Howard took a bigger leap and started their own logistics company. Mapcargo today has a capable team of senior managers, allowing Howard and Daryl to focus on building overseas relationships by meeting International partners regularly, and generally building the company through sales and acquisition. In his spare time Howard enjoys Rugby and golf

Daryl Hill Managing Director

Daryl is married with 2 children and has 1 grand-daughter. Daryl has been in the freight industry for over 30 years, starting as a sales representative for a multinational forwarder. Daryl joined Amerford in the late 80’s where he successfully and substantially built the sales team and revenues. In 1991 Daryl joined forces with Howard to start a UK branch of an American Multinational, growing that company to in excess of £100m revenues and in 1997 Daryl and Howard used that experience and started their own logistics company. Daryl enjoys travelling to meet overseas partners and building the business through sales and acquisition. Daryl is a keen Spurs fan and golfer.

Charlie Back Director

Charlie was the founder of Aviation Support in 1986, and has grown the company to become the best know aviation only forwarder. In pursuit of eventual retirement, Charlie recently sold the company to Mapcargo and will remain with the company for at least 3 years, to give clients confidence in the new owners and to make sure his fountain of knowledge is passed down. Charlie is a keen photographer and looks forward to expanding this hobby in the next few years.

Chris Joshua Finance Director

Chris, married with 2 children has been with Mapcargo since 2002 and has responsibility for all UK Finance. Chris previously worked in key roles within the finance departments of SME and multinational forwarding companies before using this vast experience and joining Mapcargo. Chris is a keen Chelsea supporter and golfer.


Aviation Support Ltd. Unit 1A Westgate One, Staines Road, Bedfont, Middlesex, TW14 8RS