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David Taylor

Technical Director

David Taylor joined Avolon in September 2015 with responsibility for the management of technical contract negotiation on aircraft acquisitions and trading. David brings with him over 15 years of experience in the aviation industry, four of which have been in the Leasing sector.

Prior to joining Avolon, David worked in the Aircraft Transition Management, Technical Advisory, and Asset Management department in Santos Dumont as a Senior Technical Project Manager where he participated in new aircraft acquisitions, lease contract negotiations and project managed various Aircraft transitions. David started his aviation career in Ryanair as an aircraft engineering apprentice and went on to hold numerous positions over the course of 11 years in the Engineering Department as a certifying Engineer and as a Liaison Engineer for Northern Europe.

David holds aircraft typed EASA Part 66 Aircraft Engineer Licenses in B1, B2 and C Categories and has completed various certificates in aircraft engineering and technical management.

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