Mr. Xuedong Wang

MR. XUEDONG WANG

CHAIRMAN
Mr. Xuedong Wang, the Chairman of CDB Aviation, has extensive working experience in China government organization and banks. Chairman Wang was served as Vice President of CDB Shanghai Branch and President of CDB Hunan Branch, while now is the Chairman of CDB Leasing.

PATRICK C. HANNIGAN

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Patrick is our Chief Executive Officer with three decades of experience in finance, marketing, sales and P&L oversight. He has been at the top of the airline Leasing sector for many years, including being a founding shareholder of Avolon leasing and served as CEO in their joint venture with Wells Fargo.

Brendan O'Neill CFO

BRENDAN O’NEILL

CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
Brendan is our Chief Financial Officer, with two decades of aircraft leasing and multinational experience, with a unique blend of cross-functional experience in financial, operational, and functional leadership roles. He joins the company from DAE Capital where he held various leadership roles, including as part of AWAS.

Nick Hazeldine CDB Aviation COO

NICK HAZELDINE

CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER
Nick is a seasoned aircraft leasing professional with more than 16 years of experience in asset finance, working for lessors exclusively owned by large financial institutions.

PETER GOODMAN

CHIEF MARKETING OFFICER
Peter is our Chief Marketing Officer, with more than three decades of experience in the aircraft leasing and airline industries.

Craig Segor CDB Aviation Chief Investment Officer

CRAIG SEGOR

CHIEF INVESTMENT OFFICER
Craig is our Chief Investment Officer with two decades of experience in aviation and aerospace. With an extensive track record of working with lessors, OEMs, airlines, MROs, and investors, Craig heads our strategic investments, covering M&A, portfolio acquisitions, trading, and financing alternatives.

John Leenane

JOHN LEENANE

HEAD OF TRADING
John is our Head of Trading with three decades of experience in banking, structured finance, and aircraft operating leasing.

Paul Boyle CDB Aviation Head of EMEA

PAUL BOYLE

HEAD OF EMEA
Paul is our Head of EMEA, with nearly three decades of experience in the aviation industry. He has held executive roles with Airbus Financial Services, SMBC, AerCap, and, most recently, Avolon, leading cross-functional deal teams.

SIGN KADOUH

HEAD OF ASIA PACIFIC
Sign is our Head of Asia Pacific, with more than a decade of experience in aviation finance and legal, and nearly a decade of his career spent working in Asia.

LUÍS DA SILVA

HEAD OF COMMERCIAL, THE AMERICAS
Luís is our Head of Commercial, the Americas, with over two decades of experience in aviation and aircraft leasing, predominantly focused on marketing and sales activities in Latin America and the Caribbean.