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James O’Connor

Senior Asset Manager

James O’Connor joined Avolon’s Asset Management team in February 2016 and was appointed Senior Asset Manager in April 2017. James has responsibility for ensuring the technical accuracy and integrity of Avolon’s portfolio of aircraft whilst also providing support to Avolon’s Lessees for maintenance claims, modifications and general technical enquiries.

Prior to joining Avolon, James worked with Santos Dumont as a Technical Project Manager within the Aviation Asset Management team. He was responsible for managing a fleet of aircraft across a number of portfolios and providing support to the Aircraft Transition Management and Technical Advisory Services teams where he managed the Aircraft Delivery Management programme, in addition to project managing several specialised projects.

Prior to this, James worked with Airbus SAS as an intern in the Technical Upgrade Services Department. James holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) in Aeronautical Engineering from the University of Limerick and is a member of the Royal Aeronautical Engineering Society.

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