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

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

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

Sergey Kulyagin, Executive Director ​​​


Prominent Roles:

- Head of Strategic Execution and Development, ILFC


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

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 

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​

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

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

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

Spiro Farougias, Senior Advisor ​​​


Prominent Roles:

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


Industry Experience: BCI Aircraft Leasing, Global Aircraft Sales Inc

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