Excellence Through Innovation

Alpha LSG is the leading provider of inflight services to the world’s airline customers. We offer a comprehensive range of inflight catering, onboard retail and logistics services across all of the UK’s major and regional airports.

Excellence Through Innovation

Our continual pursuit of innovation and excellence has secured the business of more than 80 of the industry’s largest operators.

We support each of our airline partners in defining their vision, continually working to develop a range of world cuisines, retail products and services to deliver what passengers want to see onboard.

The strength of our partnerships is based on the results we consistently achieve together.

Combining the pedigree of world-class industry specialists Alpha Flight Group and LSG Sky Chefs, we have the capability and service portfolio to exceed the expectations of all passengers.

Alpha LSG is jointly owned by dnata (part of the Emirates group) and LSG Sky Chefs (part of Lufthansa). The business has combined revenues of over £300 million and employs around 3,600 people to providing inflight catering, onboard retail and logistics services from our 15 facilities at UK airports and 2 Central Production Facilities.

Alpha Flight UK Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Alpha LSG Limited, also operates a dedicated British Airways facility at London Gatwick.

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Our Company Values

Everyone takes personal responsibility for ‘living the values’ of the business. Our values underpin everything that we do, making us an even more productive and enjoyable place to work.

  • Customer Centric

    Customer Centric

    We keep the customer at the centre of everything we do and deliver the best possible service.

  • Cost Savvy

    Cost Savvy

    We control our costs and make the best use of our resources.

  • Doers


    We are enthusiastic and energetic in overcoming hurdles, persistent and hardworking.

  • Never Stand Still

    Never Stand Still

    We are innovative and creative to continuously improve how we do things.

  • Respect


    We assume the best in people, we trust and listen to others.

  • Honesty


    We are sincere and fair and we communicate openly and transparently.

  • One Team

    One Team

    We help each other and work together, pulling in the same direction.

  • Integrity


    We take responsibility for our actions and deliver on our promises.

  • Nurture

    Nurture To Grow

    We share learning and are committed to helping each other to develop.

Senior Leadership Team

  • Alex Forbes

    Chief Executive Officer

  • Ian Uren

    Chief Financial Officer

  • Lyn Benson

    Human Resources Director

  • Richard Wood

    UK Sales & Marketing Director

  • Annette Sandom

    Operations Director - Heathrow

  • Peter Race

    Finance Director

  • Wayne Gandy

    Procurement & NPD Director

  • Alan Hayes

    Inflight Retail & Managed Services Director

  • Theo Van Der Lugt

    Sales Director - Scheduled Carriers

  • Steve Green

    Sales Director - Leisure & Low Cost Carriers

  • Colin Talbot

    Culinary Director

  • Kevin Love

    Head of Culinary

  • Dele Obilade

    Legal Counsel


Premium Kitchen Our highly-skilled and innovative catering team know exactly what it takes to create the perfect dish. Find out more


We’re the UK’s leading inflight retail and managed services provider to the airline industry. Find out more
...Onboard Retail and Logistics services


Airline service logistics is one of the most complex operational systems in the world. Our specialist logistics services allow us to deliver excellent food and retail products directly onboard the aircraft. Find out more
across all of the UK's major and regional airports

Our Airline Customers

We’re proud to work alongside these worldwide airline brands...

  • ASL Airlines

  • Aer Lingus

  • Aeroflot Russian Airlines

  • Aero Mexico

  • Afriqiyah Airways

  • Air Algérie

  • airblue

  • Air Canada

  • Air China

  • Air France

  • Air Mauritius

  • Air New Zealand

  • Air Transat

  • All Nippon Airways

  • American Airlnes

  • Avianca

  • Biman Bangladesh Airlines

  • British Airways

  • Caribbean Airlines

  • Cathay Pacific Airways

  • CHC Scotiae

  • China Eastern Airlines

  • CityJet

  • Condor Flugdienst

  • Delta Airlines

  • DHL Aviation

  • Eastern Airways

  • EgyptAir

  • Emirates

  • Etihad Airways

  • Ethiopian Airlines

  • EVA Air

  • flybe

  • Garuda Indonesian

  • Gambia Bird Airlines

  • Germania

  • Gulf Air

  • Hi Fly

  • Iceland Air

  • Iran Air

  • Iraqi Airwways

  • Japan Airlines

  • Jet Airways India

  • Jet2

  • Kenya Airways

  • Kuwait National Airways

  • Libyan Arab Airlines

  • Lufthansa

  • Malaysian Airlines

  • Pakistan International Airlines

  • Quantas

  • Qatar Airways

  • Royal Air Force

  • Royal Brunei Airlines

  • Ryanair

  • SAS Braathens

  • Singapore Airlines

  • SN Brussels Airlines

  • Srilankan Airlines

  • Swiss International Airlines

  • Thai Airways

  • Thomas Cook Airlines

  • Thomson Airways

  • Titan Airways

  • TNT Express

  • Turkish Airlines

  • Turkmenistan Airlines

  • UPS

  • Vietnam Airlines

  • Wideroe Flyveselskap