Financially Navigating A Changing Market

Financially Navigating A Changing Market

05 Nov 2019, 11:45 - 13:15

Leonardo da Vinci Theatre 1

Chairperson: Alasdair Whyte, Editor and Co-Owner, Corporate Jet Investor 

This session: Financiers, operators, government & others - look at what is needed for your business & how to best plan for the future with the changes facing the rotocraft industry. 

11:45 – 11:50:
Welcome & Introductions


11:50 – 12:10:
Intelligent Decisions 

Sara Dhariwal, Valuations Analyst, Ascend by Cirium

12:10 - 12:30:
Evolution of Helicopter Funding  

Praveen Vetrivel, VP, Structured Finance, Lease Corporation International Limited  


12:30 -12:50:
What To Do When Things Really Hit The Fan

Jean Marc Youkhana, Director, Sales & Business Development, Specialist Aviation


12:50 - 13:10:
Helicopter Finance and Leasing 

Russell Christopher, Managing Director, Thora capital


  • Russell Christopher


    Managing Director

    Thora Capital

    Russell has invested in the aviation markets for over a quarter century.  Most recently, he led deal origination and sales & marketing for RPK...

  • Jean Marc Youkhana



    Uplifting Aviation Ltd

    I started my aviation career 29 years ago through a six years apprenticeship specialising in aircraft maintenance. In 1997, I moved to England...

  • Sara Dhariwal


    Aviation Analyst

    Ascend by Cirium

    Sara joined Ascend by Cirium in 2016, after six years in the EMEA Sales team managing relationships with the majority of EMEA lessors and aircraft...

  • Praveen Vetrivel


    VP Structured Finance


    An engineer by profession, he holds an Engineering Degree from Madras University, and a postgraduate degree in Air Transport Management from...

We use cookies to operate this website and to improve its usability. Full details of what cookies are, why we use them and how you can manage them can be found by reading our Privacy & Cookies page. Please note that by using this site you are consenting to the use of cookies.