STAMFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Intrepid Aviation, a Stamford based commercial aircraft lessor, today announced the appointment of Nicholas R. Tomassetti as a Director to its Board of Managers.
“The Management team at Intrepid is very excited that Nick joined the Intrepid Board of Managers”, said Olaf Sachau Intrepid’ s CEO. “He is a true aviation industry veteran whose experience and expertise will be of significant value to the organization. ”
Nick Tomassetti was the President and CEO of Airbus Industrie of North America, where he retired in March of 2002. He began his career at Pratt & Whitney in 1961 and served in a variety of capacities in engineering, marketing and customer support. Nick also held appointments with International Aero Engines, where he first served as Vice President Marketing for International Aero Engines in 1984 and then as President in 1987. He returned to Pratt & Whitney as Executive Vice President in 1990 before joining McDonnell Douglas Corporation in 1993.
ABOUT INTREPID AVIATION
Intrepid Aviation is a privately held commercial aircraft lessor, which owns commercial aircraft leased to airline operators worldwide. Intrepid Aviation focuses primarily on twin-engine widebody equipment, such as the Boeing 787, 777 and the Airbus A330 aircraft.
ABOUT INTREPID AVIATION’S SHAREHOLDERS, RESERVOIR CAPITAL & CENTERBRIDGE PARTNERS
Reservoir Capital Group LLC. was established in 1998 as a privately held investment firm with a flexible, opportunistic investment approach and has approximately $7 billion in assets under management. – Centerbridge Partners, LP. is a private investment firm headquartered in New York City with approximately $25 billion in capital under management.
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