SkyOps Team

About SkyOps

SkyOps Executive Ltd was formed in 2017 by three British Adventurers, Alex Ledger, Ed Robinson and Harry Amos, born out of their shared passion for flying and adventure. Their goal is to bring Adventure AirSports to a global audience in a safe, professional and pioneering way. To discover more contact us.

Alex Ledger - Co-Founder & CEO

Alex Ledger - SkyOps CEO

Alex has managed SkySchool UK since 2005 and is a highly experienced Paramotor Instructor. He is also the Founder and Secretary of APPI PPG, the International Paramotor Association. Alex has been involved in some interesting projects over the years, most notably the 2017 BBC episode Extreme Wales with Richard Parks. He is a passionate Acro Paraglider Pilot, Mountaineer, Snowboarder, Climber and Trail Runner, spending most of his time in Chamonix pursuing these activities. You can discover more about Alex here.

Tel: +44 (0)7747 097 527

Email: alex(at)

Ed Robinson - Co-Founder & Managing Director

Ed Robinson - SkyOps Executive Managing Director

Ed has a passion for adventure travel and exploring the more remote regions of the world. He served as a Captain in a British Army Reconnaissance Regiment, deploying on two tours of Afghanistan and prior to starting SkyOps he ran security operations and business development contracts across Africa and the Middle East. Originally from Wiltshire, Ed spends most of his time abroad, overseeing and developing SkyOps Projects across a variety of countries. He is an active Paragliding and Paramotoring Pilot and has led numerous expeditions around the world. Aviation is in his blood as his Great-Grandfather, Sir George Cayley is known as the 'Father of Aeronautics'. You can follow Ed here.

Tel: +44 (0)7881 623 792

Email: ed(at)

Harry Amos - Co-Founder & Non-Executive Director

Harry has had a passion for adventure since he was a young child growing up in Cyprus and Germany. Prior to joining the Army in 2007 he worked for SkySchool as a Paramotoring instructor. He served as a Captain in the British Army for 8 years, leading men on testing operations and far flung expeditions around the world. He was Team Captain of the Light Dragoons Ski team which won the Armoured Corps Ski Championships in Verbier 3 times. Since leaving the Army he has become a Middle East Strategic Advisor and lives with his wife and daughter in Dubai. You can follow Harry here.

Tel: +44 (0)7771 728 302

Email: harry(at)

Ricardo Maciel - Master Instructor & Tandem Pilot

Ricardo Maciel, SkySchool's Master Instructor & Tandem PilotRicardo is a highly experienced APPI PPG & ParaTrike Master Instructor. Originally from Brazil, where he used to run his own Paramotor School, Ricardo joined SkyOps in June 2018 having helped set up SkySchool India the year before. He is now the CFI for SkySchool in the UAE, UK and Italy. When not instructing he helps run SkyWeek Trips. Ricardo is also a passionate competition pilot and competed in the 2018 World Championships in Thailand as a Tandem ParaTrike Pilot. You can discover more about Ricardo here.

Tel: +44 7383 683589

Email: ricardo(at)

Daniel Kaye - Assistant Manager

Daniel Kaye, SkySchool's Assistant Manager

Daniel has been around the SkyOps Team since 2017 and made the decision to hand in his notice as an Estate Agent in Birmingham in August 2018. Having caught the flying bug he is now a very competent Paramotor Pilot and works with SkySchool as an Instructor and the Ops Manager in the UK, Spain and Portugal. During the winter months the works as an Assistant Manager for SkyOps helping work on various projects around the world. You can discover more about Dan here.

Tel: +44 7568 135820

Email: dan(at)

Jack Pimblett - Professional Acro Paraglider Pilot

Jack has been involved in the world of paragliding all his life, joining his Father for his first flights aged 3. Ever since, he has been grasped by the freedom and incredible experiences paragliding has given him. He is also a passionate BASE jumper and Paramotor pilot. He has been a professional Acro Paraglider pilot from the age of 16, travelling the world performing for crowds of up to 150,000 and finishing 7th in the Acrobatic World tour finals in 2018. Jack is in charge of the Acro Paragliding, BASE jumping and Event co-ordination team. You can discover more about Jack here.

Tel: +44 7872 490589

Email: jack(at)

Zebur Mercan - APPI PPG & ParaTrike Master Instructor

Zebur has been flying Paragliders since late 90's and Paramotors since 2001 and is a highly experienced Pilot. Originally from Turkey, Zebur lives in Scotland. He is an APPI PPG & ParaTrike Master Instructor and has been working with SkySchool since 2013. He is also a passionate Kite Surfer and travels around the world pursuing his passion for the sports he loves. He helps set up and manage new training schools and tandem centres as they develop around the globe. You can discover more about Zebur here.

Tel: +44 7932 277332

Email: zebur(at)

Jake Holland - Adventure Sports Film Maker

Jake is an Adventure Sports Film Maker who specialises in Paragliding, Paramotoring, Skiing, Kayaking, Climbing and Mountaineering. Based in Chamonix, France he has worked with SkyOps CEO Alex Ledger since 2016 helping develop the SkySchool YouTube Channel by filming and editing their Top Tips Series, SkyWeek Trips and a whole lot more. Due to his unique skill set and wealth of film making experience he is responsible for managing all of the SkyOps film projects around the world. You can discover more about Jake here.

Tel: +44 7592 024501

Email: info(at)

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