Private Jet

WFW lawyers address leading Aviation industry event

25 February 2015

Watson Farley & Williams Head of Aviation, London partner Rex Rosales and Dubai Finance senior associate Michael Savva recently addressed the leading lights of the aviation finance sector at the Corporate Jet and Helicopter Investor conference in London.

The four day forum looked at current and future trends in commercial and private aircraft financing  and innovations and potential issues within the aviation market, and consisted of the consecutively-run Corporate Jet Investor and Helicopter Investor conferences. It is one of the biggest events of the year in the aviation finance sector, attracting over 500 delegates from banks and other financial institutions, airlines and other aircraft owners, lessors and leasees, aircraft manufacturers, industry consultants, aviation service providers and professional services firms.

Rex moderated a panel discussion at each of the conferences; “The Evolution of International Aircraft Finance” at Corporate Jet Investor, and “Export Credit and Helicopters” at Helicopter Investor. Meanwhile, Michael sat on the global banking panel that discussed “Debt Finance for Rotary Assets” at Helicopter Investor.