Jeff joined Azorra in May 2018 and serves as VP Sales & Marketing, Africa, Middle East, with responsibility for marketing initiatives, developing airline relationships and aircraft trading activities.
Jeff has over 38 years of commercial aviation experience. He has a strong foundation in engine performance and in the acquisition, sales, and leasing of used aircraft. He began his career at Pratt & Whitney (P&W) as a jet engine test engineer, promoted to Overhaul & Repair Program Manager, and then to Marketing Manager for engine sales in Africa and the Middle East. Jeff later worked at United Technologies Finance (UTF) where he established a program that traded used aircraft in order to facilitate new engine sales. He then became President and General Manager of Southern California Aviation, a joint venture with P&W that performed large aircraft heavy maintenance and storage.
Jeff has a Bachelor’s degree Aerospace/Mechanical Engineering from Rutgers University and an MBA from University of Hartford. Jeff also served in the US Air Force as an F-111 mechanic.