The ACI World Business Partners (WBP) program is open to businesses working with airports or airport-related industries. This unique program offers members the opportunity to connect with a global network of airports, access valuable tools and resources, and discover new business opportunities.

ACI World Business Partner Benefits

Connect with a global network of airport executives and decision-makers

Take part in international and regional events (at member rates)

Showcase your products and services

Expand your presence in regional and worldwide markets

Receive complimentary (and discounted) ACI World publications and reports

Gain insight into industry trends and forecasts through members-only data and statistics

Receive WBP branding and sponsorship opportunities

Build your capacity through programs and training opportunities

List your business in the WBP Global Database

Help shape global aviation policy


World Business Partner Membership

Membership in the World Business Partners program is open to companies and organizations that provide products and services to airports or airport-related industries. WBP members join one of ACI’s five regions and receive unique regional benefits, in addition to benefits offered by ACI World.

Affiliate members

If your company is already a World Business Partner, you can participate in the activities of another ACI region as an affiliate member by paying additional membership fees.

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Become a World Business Partner

ACI Africa

Casablanca, Morocco

ACI Europe

Brussels, Belgium

ACI North America

Washington, DC, USA

ACI Asia-Pacific

Hong Kong

ACI Latin America-Caribbean

Panama City, Panama


World Business Partners Global Database

ACI’s World Business Partners Global Database contains product and contact information for more than 500 leading companies and organizations that provide products and services to airports worldwide.

A members-only tool, the Database includes searchable information on equipment, IT, communications, retail, commerce, consulting, management, investment, handling, airfield, planning, construction, and security.


The World Business Partners program is governed by an Advisory Board with representatives from ACI’s five regions and ensures the overall success of the program. The Advisory Board represents the collective and regional interests of WBP to ACI World and the aviation industry to facilitate beneficial business opportunities for all WBP members.

View WBP Advisory Board Members

Tunde Oyekalo


El-Mansur Atelier Group

Chief Executive Officer

Andrew Ford

Vice Chair

Paccaya Resources Ltd.

Managing Partner

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Foto: Andreas Hillergren
Thomas B. Duffy

Immediate Past Chair

ADB Safegate

VP Business Development, Americas

James Jarvis

North America

Ricondo & Associates, Inc.

Senior Vice President

Keith A. Thomas

North America



Chris Chalk


Mott MacDonald Ltd

Divisional Director

Ruud Ummels


To70 Aviation

Managing Director

Esperanza Morales

Latin America-Caribbean

Global Exchange Group

New Markets Director

Vikas Gupta

Member at Large

GrayMatter Software  

Founder, CEO and CTO

Sarah Branquinho

Past Chair


External Affairs Director

Jo Lary

Past Chair

Pavement Consultants Inc.


Roddy Boggus

Past Chair


Vice President

Catherine Mayer

Past Chair


Vice President, Airport Services

Greg Fordham

Past Chair


Managing Director

New World Business Partners

Membership level: Gold

Region: Europe

Address: 27 Walkwood Rise, HP9 1TU Beaconsfield, UK


Contact: Richard Dempers


Phone: 0044 7747863865


Company profile: Rheinberry provides hands-on delivery consultancy through a small team of consultants, each with 20+ years in a variety of industries, including considerable commercial aviation experience.

Membership level: Gold

Region: Europe

Address: Ihsan Dogramaci Bulvarı ODTU Teknokent Gumus Blok 29 K1-5, 06800 Ankara, Turkey


Contact: Merih Alphan Karadeniz


Phone: 0090 5355702669


Company profile: ArgosAI develops AI-based products to increase safety and efficiency on runways, taxiways, and aprons. Their products are the first in the world that enable high-performance AI use in airside operations. Since initial development, these products have evolved and matured through thorough testing.

ArgosAI has installed its AI-based FOD detection in high-traffic airports in Asia and Europe. Their technology is not only used for standard FOD detection on runways, but also for taxiways and aprons—the first in the world.

Membership level: Gold

Region: Europe

Address: Amerlandseweg 14, 3621ZC Breukelen, Netherlands


Contact: Robert Schuur


Phone: 0031 655736223

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Company profile: GRASP Innovations is an aviation security start-up, founded in 2019, providing an intelligent radar based solution to automate airport security processes.

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