Macquarie Aviation Capital appointed Tom MacAleavey as its head of global sales and marketing to its San Francisco office.
MacAleavey has more than 30 years of aviation sales and leasing experience, extensive management and leadership experience and relationships with key industry stakeholders and participants.
Prior to joining Macquarie Aviation Capital, he led the sales and marketing team at Willis Lease, one of the largest independent lessors of spare commercial jet aircraft engines. More recently he worked with AerCap, developing its engine leasing ambitions. He has also worked with HSBC subsidiary Concord Asset Management, GATX leasing and Guinness Peat Aviation.
In his new role, MacAleavey will lead the sales and marketing team, promote awareness of Macquarie Aviation Capital's brand and develop strategies to further grow product lines, the portfolio and the business.
Head of Macquarie Aviation Capital, Andrew Pearce comments: "We are delighted to have an individual of the calibre of Tom MacAleavey join the management team at Macquarie Aviation Capital and lead our sales and marketing efforts."
"Our ability to attract an individual of Tom's standing is an endorsement of the growth of Macquarie Aviation Capital during the past five years and reflects our plans to continue to expand our business and product lines."