February 2, 2018
AerCap Names Vincent Drouillard General Counsel
DUBLIN – AerCap Holdings N.V. (“AerCap”) (NYSE: AER) has announced today that Vincent Drouillard will assume the position of General Counsel, effective June 1, 2018.
Mr. Drouillard is currently the Head of Legal Leasing at AerCap, a position he has held since 2015. He joined ILFC in 2004 and last served as Head of Legal EMEA, prior to the acquisition of ILFC by AerCap. Mr. Drouillard practiced law at the law firm Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, before joining ILFC. “Vincent’s extensive experience and deep knowledge of the industry will be of great value to AerCap in his new role as General Counsel,” said Mr. Kelly.
Chief Operating Officer Erwin den Dikken will leave AerCap at the end of May 2018. He has held the position of Chief Operating Officer since 2010, and has also served as Chief Legal Officer since 2005. Mr. den Dikken joined the company in 1998. “Erwin has played a crucial role in the success of the company that AerCap has become. We thank him for his outstanding service over the past 20 years and wish him well in the future,” said Aengus Kelly, Chief Executive Officer of AerCap.
AerCap is the global leader in aircraft leasing with, as of December 31, 2017, 1,531 owned, managed or on order aircraft in its portfolio. AerCap has one of the most attractive order books in the industry. AerCap serves approximately 200 customers in approximately 80 countries with comprehensive fleet solutions. AerCap is listed on the New York Stock Exchange (AER) and has its headquarters in Dublin with offices in Amsterdam, Los Angeles, Shannon, Fort Lauderdale, Singapore, Shanghai, Abu Dhabi, Seattle and Toulouse.
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