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Paul Geaney

Head of the Americas

Paul Geaney has led the company’s activities in the Americas since its launch in 2010. Paul has responsibility for the origination of all sale and leaseback and aircraft placement activity in the region. In addition Paul is responsible for a number of the company’s OEM relationships.  Prior to joining Avolon, Paul spent three years with Claret Capital, including a period running one of its portfolio companies, before becoming a partner at the firm. Prior to that he worked for RBS Aviation Capital in its credit and pricing teams. Before making the move to Claret he created and ran the bank’s international corporate jet finance business. Paul began his professional career with Merrill Lynch in New York where he worked in the healthcare banking team.

Paul holds a Bachelor Degree in Economics and Politics from Trinity College, Dublin. He is a member of the Trinity College’s Global Graduate Forum.

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