Intelligence, from some of the most influential and incisive authorities in world aviation financing:

AFCDublin, 2019 on 15th October 2019, in Dublin Castle features presentations from over 25 speakers at the cutting edge of decisionmaking in aircraft leasing and trading.

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Gerry Butler

President ISTAT & Chief Marketing Officer, Merx

President ISTAT, & Merx Aviation Finance Assets Ireland Ltd

Aengus Kelly

Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director


Patrick Hannigan

President & Chief Commercial Officer

CDB Aviation

Danny Buckley

FS Financial Accounting Advisory Services Leader


Chris Helme

Chief Financial Officer

Standard Chartered Aviation Finance

Andy Cronin

Chief Financial Officer


Barry Flannery

Chief Financial Officer

SMBC Aviation Capital

Jennifer Creevey

Chief Financial Officer

DAE Capital

Virginia Fox

Chief Risk Officer

GE Capital Aviation Services

John Leenane

Head of Trading

CDB Aviation

Mal Cowley

Business Development Director

IBA Group

Michael Weiss

Head of Aircraft Trading

SMBC Aviation Capital

John McMahon

Non-executive director and aviation consultant.

M.J. McMahon & Company Limited

Alan Buckley

SVP Aircraft Trading


Bart Ligthart

Head of Trading and Portfolio Management


Peter Blakeney

Vice President, Aircraft Trading

Carlyle Aviation Management Limited

John Hannigan

Partner, Tax, Financial Services Group EMEIA, Head of Aviation Tax Practice


Paraic Quinn

Senior Vice President Aircraft Trading


Seamus O Croinin

Partner, Finance,

A&L Goodbody

Pieter Burger

Partner, Financial Services Taxation


Michael D'Arcy TD

Minister of State at the Department of Finance

Department of Finance, Ireland

Joe Gill

Contributing Editor

Aviation Finance

John Stanley

Contributing Editor

Aviation Finance

Neil Glynn

Managing Director, Head of European Transport Equity Research

Credit Suisse

John McCormack

Partner, Aviation Finance


Mark Simpson

Senior Analyst

Goodbody Stockbrokers