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Paul Barton

Paul Barton
Director


Paul is an aviation investment specialist whose primary focus is on trading and lease opportunities in the commercial aircraft industry, including serving as a consultant advisor to various firms including Oak Hill Capital Partners (“OHCP”) and Oak Hill Advisors (“OHA”), each an independent investment firm based in the USA.

He was a founding Director of Avolon, which floated on the New York Stock Exchange in December 2014 and was taken private in January 2016, when acquired by Bohai Leasing, China. Prior to this, Paul was an officer of GE Capital where he served as Managing Director of GECAS Ltd. and was responsible for Europe, Middle East and Africa. He began his career in aircraft leasing at GPA Group in 1985 where he was based in Ireland and Hong Kong before joining GE Capital in 1993.