TOP Men in Aerospace & Aviation to Follow on LinkedIn 2022: 2. Alex MacPhail

2. Alex MacPhail

Top 2% of Global Podcasts | Aviator | Founder | Global Speaker | The Air Race, CemAir

2. Alex MacPhail

Average Post Engagement: 321.9


South Africa

What I use Linkedin for:

Creating engaging content, sharing aviation and business insights. Presenting live flights. Making new connections, colleagues and friends.

Number of Followers:



Aerospace & Aviation


Who am I:

I love High Performance Teams. I have been in them, trained them, celebrated them, interviewed them and share the good news about them.

What I do:

I am a professional pilot and podcast host. I am also a global speaker and entrepreneur.

Why you should follow me on Linkedin:

I believe in taking opportunities that present themselves. Just start, course correct as you go, by constantly reviewing and refining the process. Show up each day.

Who I follow on Linkedin

I follow inspiring people, Gary V, Jesse Itzler, Adam Grant, Reid Hoffman, Daniel Ricciardo, Ryan Reynolds.


Gary V. Ziman

Senior Mechanical Design Engineer at Valley Tool & Manufacturing Company, Valley Tool & Manufacturing Company

Jesse Itzler

CEO | Founder | Motivational + Keynote Speaker | Serial Entrepreneur | Author | Endurance Athlete | No Zero Days Build Your Life Resume, Build Your Life Resume

Adam Grant

Organizational psychologist at Wharton, #1 NYT bestselling author of THINK AGAIN, and host of the TED podcast WorkLife, Penguin Publishing Group

Reid Hoffman

Entrepreneur. Product and Business Strategist. Investor. Podcaster., Greylock

Daniel Ricciardo

Chief of Optimism at Optus. Driver of fast cars., Optus

Ryan Reynolds

Part-Time Actor, Business Owner, MNTN

Alex’s Favorite Post

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❝This was the start of my new journey as an entrepreneur. I was jobless and broke and this was humbling. It also resonated with my community and created two very successful businesses.❞

Alex’s Successful Post

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❝This came at the end of a number of years of being a brand ambassador for South African Airways. I was sharing the good news and insights into life as an airline pilot. When I lost my job, it resonated with my supporters.❞

Matt Higa

Founder, Pineapple EMPIRE

Pineapple EMPIRE’s mission is to accelerate the world to the New Space Economy.

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