Ronan has been with Santos Dumont since 2007 and was appointed Chief Executive Officer in June 2018. Prior to that he shared the role in a Co-CEO structure for 2 years.

Ronan has held both technical and commercial roles over the last decade with Santos Dumont and been central to the company development and restructuring in that time, across a diverse portfolio of asset acquisitions, sales, management and redelivery projects. The company today supports a strong client list of airlines, lessors and investors. The breadth of strategic and support services Santos Dumont offers the market means it’s a diverse and exciting role. Ronan is a keen aviation enthusiast with strong operational and commercial knowledge from many years working alongside airlines and leasing companies. Today the Santos Dumont brand is expanding into a number of new markets and Ronan is intensely focused on taking the business into the next phase of its development.

Ronan holds an MSc Bioengineering, Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering Degree and a Mathematics Degree from Trinity College Dublin.

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