Mente Group appoints Ken Hart as Vice President of transactions 


Mente Group  has appointed Ken Hart as Vice President of transactions, bringing strong cross-border experience to the company with import and export transactions to-and-from Europe, Australia and Asia. Hart will be responsible for managing aircraft acquisition and disposition transaction activities for the company’s Gulfstream and turboprop clients. 

We are excited to welcome Ken to the Mente team, as we continue to grow our transactions team. His broad experience in buying and selling aircraft will be a great asset to our organisation,” said Brian Proctor, President and CEO of Mente Group. 

Hart’s career includes most recently, Executive Vice President with Hagerty Jet Group as well as an associate broker with Welsch Aviation and several years as an entrepreneur where he founded and operated several successful businesses. He holds a Batchelor of Science in Business Administration, with a Major in Marketing from New York Institute of Technology (NYIT), Old Westbury, New York. He will be based at Mente Group’s corporate headquarters in Frisco, Texas. 

With offices in Dallas, Boston, Chicago, Portland, and Scottsdale, Mente Group has handled more than $10.5bn in aircraft transactions, compiled more than 60 years of aviation experience, and executed more than 500 business jet deliveries.