Plane View Partners

Benoit Debains, Senior Advisor ​​​

Prominent Roles:

- SVP, ​​Finance and Treasury, Airbus

- Managing Director, Skyworks

- CEO, OnAir​

Industry Experience: Aviation Working Group, SITA Group

Doug Walker, Senior Advisor ​​​

Prominent Roles:

- Head of Technical in the Americas, AerCap

- Head of Technical Operations, ILFC

​- Head of Technical Consulting and Asset Management, AVITAS

Industry Experience: AerCap, ILFC, AVITAS, Northwest Airlines, ISTAT Certified Aircraft Appraiser, FAA & A&P Licensed 

Bob Saia, Senior Advisor

​Prominent Roles:
​- Saia Consulting Services
​- VP, Commercial Engine Development, Pratt & Whitney

Industry Experience: Pratt & Whitney

Karl Trowbridge, Senior Advisor

Prominent Roles:
- CEO, AeroTurbine
- Founder, Avisource & AdviseAer

Industry Experience: Royal Air Force, AAR, Aeroturbine, Advisory Services to Orix, BOC & AerCap, Advisource & AdviseAer

Seasoned and respected industry veterans that have been in your shoes before 

Sergey Kulyagin, Executive Director ​​​

Prominent Roles:

- Head of Strategic Execution and Development, ILFC

Industry Experience: ILFC and Aercap, Seabury Consulting, and Airbus

Spiro Farougias, Senior Advisor ​​​

Prominent Roles:

- VP Marketing, AerCap / ILFC
- Marketing Director, Waha Leasing PJSC

Industry Experience: BCI Aircraft Leasing, Global Aircraft Sales Inc

August Henningsen, Executive Advisor

​Prominent Roles:
​- ​CEO, Lufthansa Technik AG
GM and CEO, Ameco Beijing

Industry Experience: Lufthansa Technik AG, Ameco Beijing
Steve Pattison, Advisor

Prominent Roles:
​- Principal, SP Aviation Advisors
- VP Customer Business - Americas, IAE
​- Customer Business Executive, Rolls-Royce Inc.

​Industry Experience:
Rolls-Royce (UK, Japan, and US), IAE, SPAA

Nick Hall, Senior Advisor

Prominent Roles:
- Director of Base Operations, CHC Helicopter Services

- Director, Strategy & Structured Transactions for Bristow Group
- CEO and Director, Effective Outcomes

Industry Experience: Australian Army, Airworks Holdings, Bristow Group, Effective Outcomes, CHC Helicopter Services, Lift Aviation

Our Expert Advisor Team

Jonathan Richmond, ​Senior Advisor

​​​Prominent Roles:
-SVP & Associate General Counsel (Head of Legal), ORIX Aviation Systems Limited
- VP, Corporate Counsel, and Head of Legal – Finance and Strategic Transactions, ILFC
- Senior Corporate Associate, Debevoise & Plimpton LLP

Industry Experience: ORIX, ILFC, Debevoise & Plimpton

Joesph Trenkamp, Executive Director

Prominent Roles:
- Vice President & Head of FP&A, AerCap and ILFC
- Finance Business Partner & Global Expense Management Lead, AIG
- Vice President of Finance, JP Morgan Chase

Industry Experience: AerCap, ILFC, AIG, Thomson Reuters, JP Morgan Chase, PWC​

Guy McLeod, Senior Advisor

Prominent Roles:
- Partner, Krauthamer and Associates
- ​President & COO, Airbus North America
​- SVP, Head of Asset Management, Airbus
- President, Airbus China

Industry Experience: ​Airbus, Korn/Ferry International

Mark Moran, Executive Advisor

Prominent Roles:

- COO, United / Continental Airlines
- Advisor, Panasonic Avionics
​- Advisor, Boeing

Industry Experience:
US Airways, Piedmont Airlines

Terry Eastley, Senior Advisor

Prominent Roles:
- SVP and Head of the Materiel Department for ILFC & AerCap
- Purchasing, Continental Airlines

- Finance & Inventory Control, Continental
- Vice President of Finance, JP Morgan Chase

Industry Experience: AerCap, ILFC, Continental Airlines

Nina Jonsson, Senior Advisor ​​​

Prominent Roles:

​​- SVP Group Fleet, Air France - KLM​

- President, Viking Fleet Advisors LLC

- Fleet Management Officer, Bristow Group

- Director Fleet Planning, United Airlines

Industry Experience: Air France-KLM, Bristow, United Airlines, US Airways, Delta