Global, July 8

Corporate Jet Investor Global 2020

Running for 12 hours – 1500 in Hong Kong to 1500 in New York (and available for replay afterwards), Corporate Jet Investor Global is a new event for business aviation.



Wednesday 8th July

08.00 Welcome to CJI Global 2020

Alasdair Whyte, Corporate Jet Investor
Louisa Whyte, Corporate Jet Investor

08.05 Asian fleet report

Jeff Lowe, Asian Sky Group

08.20 State of the market : How Asian business aviation is faring

Jeff Chiang, ASBAA – Asian Business Aviation Association

09.00 Selling aircraft in Asia-Pacific

David Dixon, Jetcraft Asia

09.50 Growing the Asian charter market

Moderator: Alasdair Whyte, Corporate Jet Investor
Mike Walsh, Aer Mobi
Ian Moore, Vista Jet

10.40 Spotlight on aircraft finance in EMEA

Moderator: Alasdair Whyte, Corporate Jet Investor
Marie-Laure Gassier, BNP Paribas
Chris Partridge, Deutsche Bank Wealth Management
David Minty, Investec

11.20 How FBOs and airports are managing the new normal

Adel Mardini, Jetex Flight Support

11.45 Managing and operating aircraft in the Middle East

Moderator: Alasdair Whyte, Corporate Jet Investor
Mike Berry, ExecuJet

10.50 Insurance – is this the new normal

Ed Underwood, Avsurance Corporation

12.00 The global economy and business aviation

Alireza Ittihadieh, Freestream

11.15 Working with regulators – the view from associations

Athar Husain Khas, EBAA
Tim Obitts, National Air Transportation Association

11.30 Why sustainability is still a key issue

Robert Baltus, EBAA
Clive Jackson, Fly Victor
Nany Bsales, AeroCarbonfund

10.45 Getting the fleet flying again

Moderator: Alasdair Whyte, Corporate Jet Investor

12.00 Operating in Africa

Moderator: Alasdair Whyte, Corporate Jet Investor
Dawit Lemma, Krimson

12.52 Keynote: The view from Luxaviation

Patrick Hansen, Luxaviation Group

12.55 Flying through the crisis – the role of medevac aircraft

Elina Karjalainen, Jetflite

13.00 Keynote: 5 years on as a public company

Marwan Khalek, Gama Aviation

13.20 20 years to build and five minutes to ruin – reputation management

Marc Cornelius, 80:20 Communications
Duncan Daines, Gama Aviation

13.40 Managing and motivating your team

Craig Picken, Northstar Group

14.00 Utilisation – who is flying where?

Richard Koe, WingX

14.00 European Operator’s panel

Moderator: Alasdair Whyte, Corporate Jet Investor

15.00 Crystal balls – forecasting the next 10 years

Rolland Vincent, Jetnet IQ
Brian Foley, Brian Foley Associates
Richard Koe, WINGX
Jeff Lowe, Asian Sky Group

15.00 Growing in the new world

Thomas Flohr, Vista Global

15.00 Leading with innovation

Michael Amalfitano, Embraer Executive Jets

16.00 Aircraft Finance North America

Nicholas Sandler, Stonebriar Commercial Finance
Keith Hayes, PNC Aviation Finance
Ford von Weise, Citi Private Bank

16.00 Lessons from Chapter 11, administration and bankruptcies

Moderator: Alasdair Whyte, Corporate Jet Investor

16.00 Selling aircraft in Europe, Middle East and Africa

Hamish Harding, Action Aviation

16.15 How to find finance when everyone says no

Kirsten Bartok, Airfinance

17.00 The state of the market – JetNetIQ

Rolland Vincent, JetnetIQ

17.00 Andrew Collins Q&A: Inside the US charter and jet card market

Andrew Collins, Sentient Jet

17.00 Getting deals closed

Clay Healey, AIC Title Service

18.00 How the business aviation landscape has shifted in 2020

Don Dwyer, Guardian Jet
Mike Silvestro, Flexjet

18.20 The battle against illegal charter

Dave Edwards, The Air Charter Association
David Norton, Shackelford, Bowen, McKinley & Norton
Ryan Waguespack, National Air Transport Association

Cabin connectivity: Ka, Ku. What it means and does it matter

James Person, Viasat

19.00 Reborn in the USA – selling aircraft in 2020 and 2021

Jay Mesinger, Mesinger Jet Sales
Chad Anderson, Jetcraft
Brian Proctor, Mente Group

19.00 Valuing aircraft in current markets

Richard Berkemeier, Pegasus Aircraft Appraisal Group


CJI Global 2020 Speakers