On November 1st Aergo welcomed Gerry Power to the position of Chief Commercial Officer – he will manage the origination team based across the globe and the in house marketing team in Dublin. With over 30 years aviation industry experience, Gerry has represented numerous airlines, investors, leasing companies & banks and has concluded over 100 aircraft transactions worldwide. Gerry worked at Standard Chartered Bank Aviation Finance from April 2013 through August 2015. During this time, Gerry concluded Sale & Leaseback (“SLB”) transactions for sixteen aircraft with a value of c. US$1.5 billion including the largest ever SLB concluded by the bank for five B787-8 ‘Dreamliners’ and three B777-300ERs with Qatar Airways. Gerry’s extensive industry and management experience place him as the ideal person to develop Aergo’s commercial strategy in an increasingly challenged market.