The Road Ahead for Asset Management

18 April, The Gibson Hotel, Dublin

Cost: €572 funding applied

OBJECTIVE :  This seminar will provide you with a comprehensive insight into the journey ahead for Asset Management.



08.00             Registration and Tea/Coffee


08.50             Welcome & Introduction:

              Moderator:  Eileen Guerin, AVP Sales & Marketing,

Acumen Aviation


09.00             Opening Address: Dublin’s Role in Aircraft Leasing

                       Andy Carlisle, Chief Technical Officer, Goshawk


09.30             How Digital Can Lead the Way in Asset Management—beyond just Records

                       Alok Anand, CEO, Acumen Aviation


10.10             Repossession of Aircraft—What Steps to Take

                       Legal & Practical Issues

                       Mike Skinner, CEO, AMS Aircraft Services Ltd

                       Giles Kavanagh, Partner, HFW

  • Cape Town Convention
  • Local Legal Systems
  • Best Practice to Follow


11.10             Refreshment Break


11.30             Airworthiness & Continuing Compliance

                       Brian Skehan, Assist Director—Airworthiness, Irish Aviation Authority


12.10             Records and Contracts – Harmonizing Transition


                       Deirdre Neiland, VP Portfolio Operations, GECAS

  • Most commonly misunderstood terms
  • Most valuable records
  • Most high-risk contract clauses


12.50            Luncheon


13.50             The Recent Emergence & Growth of the Asian

Speaker tbc, PWC Ireland

  • What is the effect on the road ahead


14.40             End of Life Assets

                      John McCarthy, COO, EirTrade AviatIon Ireland

  • Has the road narrowed for End of Life Assets potentially, or is there just a bend in the road?


15.20             Refreshment Break


15.50             Engine Assets—a Never-Ending Road Ahead

                       Denise Manghan-Fahy, SVP Portfolio Planning & Operations, GE Capital Aviation Services

  • New Engine Variants
  • Maintenance Review Requirements
  • Mature Engine Values—a look ahead



16.30            Planning for the Financial & Commercial 

                       Bumps in the Road— Panel Discussion

                       Moderator: Julian Rouchy-Kelly, COO, Accipiter Holdings Ltd

                       Paul O’Dwyer, Senior Director, Sales & Leasing, Orix Aviation

                       Siggi Kristinsson, CEO, Volito Aviation AB

                       Alan Webber, Chief Technical Officer, Acumen Aviation

                       Shane Matthews, Head of Strategic & Market Analysis, SMBC Aviation Capital

                       Fabiola Jaymond, Manager, Aircraft Asset Management, Lufthansa Group

  • Airline Failures
  • Maintenance Reserves
  • Force Majeure


17.15              Seminar conclude

17.30     Networking sponsored by