Alan joined Azorra in April 2020 as our Chief Financial Officer with responsibility for overseeing the company’s financial strategy, debt and equity financing, financial reporting and tax compliance.
Alan brings over 25 years of experience in finance and aircraft leasing. He was the Chief Financial Officer and a shareholder of Jetscape Aviation Group, the premier lessor of Embraer E-Jets at the time of its sale to Nordic Aviation Capital.
After the sale of Jetscape, Alan served as Head of Group Finance for Nordic Aviation Capital in the company’s Denmark headquarters, responsible for restructuring the finance department and integrating three companies, and subsequently ran the Special Projects Group focused on acquisitions and operating and financial strategy.
Alan’s other experience in the aviation industry includes Treasurer of International Aircraft Investors, a publicly held commercial aircraft lessor. He started his career at Ernst & Young.
Alan is a member of the Venture Mentoring Team, a non-profit group focused on helping and advising startup companies and their founders. He holds an MBA from the University of Colorado and a BS in Business Administration from the University of Denver. He is a Certified Public Accountant and a member of the AICPA.