Bloomberg Intelligence (BI) Webinar

Aircraft Lessor Recovery and Innovation: BI Webinar with Avation PLC

With booming global airline demand and supply of new aircraft only slowly increasing, are aircraft lessors about to enjoy a new, strong upcycle? How are aircraft lessors dealing with higher funding costs, aircraft supply chain issues, uneven global recovery, ESG goals and lingering insurance concerns? Join Jeff Chatfield, Executive Chairman of Avation PLC, and Bloomberg Intelligence senior aviation analyst Tim Bacchus on May 24th for a discussion and perspectives on navigating aircraft leasing investment today.

When: May 24 (Wed), 2023 16:00 - 17:00 SGT / 09:00 - 10:00 BST

Where: Zoom

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Jeff Chatfield
Executive Chairman, Avation PLC

Jeff Chatfield

Mr. Chatfield has a track record of corporate leadership in number of profitable and successful businesses. He is a qualified businessman, experienced public company director and business executive in the fields of commercial airlines, general aviation, aircraft leasing and finance, electronic commerce, investment management, radio and TV broadcasting. Mr. Chatfield successfully ran Skywest Airlines Ltd (LSE: SKYW) until its takeover by Virgin Australia.

Mr. Chatfield is currently the Executive Chairman of London stock exchange listed Avation PLC (LSE: AVAP). Avation is a successful aircraft lessor.

Mr. Chatfield graduated from Hale Secondary Education High School in year 1981 and obtained a Master of Engineering Science from University of Western Australia in year 1992. He was also conferred with Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees by the School of Engineering, University of Western Australia and awarded the prize for the highest pass marks in the final year of his Bachelor’s Degree. In year 2016, he attended a Financial Market Course in Yale University as well.

Mr. Chatfield has been involved in number of successful international businesses both private and public and was instrumental in the majority being strongly cash flow generative. He has a residence and corporate office in Singapore.

Tim Bacchus
Senior Aviation Analyst, Bloomberg Intelligence

Tim Bacchus

Tim has over 25 years' experience covering the aviation industry in Asia-Pacific, including 18 years on the sell side as a senior equity research analyst. Prior to joining BI, Tim was a member of PwC's regional aviation team, advising airlines and aircraft lessors. He served two years as SVP Risk Management with CDB Aviation. Tim also had a stint with Deutsche Bank’s regional aviation asset finance team where he was responsible for Asian airline coverage and debt origination. Before that, he had a long career covering the Asia-Pacific aviation, transportation and infrastructure industries for CCB International, Macquarie, Lehman Brothers, and Deutsche Bank. Tim was also a member of Morgan Stanley and Deutsche Bank's ranked transport teams in the 1990s and early 2000s.

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