ACC AIRLINE CONFERENCE
THE 15TH ACC AIRLINE CONFERENCE TOOK PLACE ON THE 9TH OF NOVEMBER 2022 @SOFITEL HOTEL, LONDON GATWICK. WE WELCOMED 151 DELEGATES FROM MULTIPLE AVIATION SECTORS, INCLUDING AIRLINES, LAWYERS, FINANCIERS AND INDUSTRY SUPPLIERS.
Packed with industry insight, topical debate and illuminating presentations from expert speakers, the conference provided a forum for aviation professionals to discuss key developments and network with industry colleagues.
This year’s panels included: the aviation market update, trading and leasing, legal and operational implications of the latest developments on the aviation industry, aviation finance and the future of flight. We would like to thank all delegates, presenters, and panellists for joining us at the conference and sharing insightful views on the latest industry developments.
Special thanks go to this year’s sponsors, Corpay, London Southend Airport, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP and Norton Rose Fulbright.
We hope to see you all again next year!
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ACC Airline Conference returns with record number of attendees
The 15th ACC Airline conference saw a record number of attendees as it returned to London Gatwick Airport after a two year break due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Representatives from airlines, leasing companies, law firms, and financial institutions gathered at Hotel Sofitel London Gatwick on 9 November to attend ACC Aviation’s 15th Airline Conference, a unique event on the aviation industry’s calendar.
Global businesses trust Corpay Cross-Border to power their international payments, execute plans to manage their currency risk and support their growth around the world. Mitigate currency risk with confidence. Effective currency risk management can be the key to prospering in a world of uncertainty as organisations navigate how to manage exposures and capitalise on market opportunities. Managing unexpected shifts in foreign exchange markets requires vigilance – and mistakes can be costly.
London Southend Airport is the UK’s fastest-growing regional airport, with a rich history – and an exciting future. It is a dynamic airport at the heart of thriving community.
We served circa 2 million business and leisure passengers in 2019, flying to over 50 destinations across Europe. The airport is quick to get to from Central London and offers an easy passenger experience once in the terminal.
Phil Mathews, ACC Aviation CEO
Aviation Market Update
Dave Stroud – Managing Director, ASM Global Route Development
ACMI Leasing Update
Dave Williams – Director of Leasing, ACC Aviation
Aviation Finance Panel
Sylvain Gloux – Senior Director Origination, NORD/LB
Anna Wiszowata – Vice President, Aviation Finance, MUFG Bank Ltd
Matheus De Moraes Santos Piorino – Head of EMEA & Leasing, Customer Finance, Embraer
Rob Watts – Director of Consulting, ACC Aviation
Airline and Lessor Cargo Panel
Samuel Rice – Vice President – Sales EMEA, Aero Capital Solutions
Edvinas Demenius – VP Sales and Development, Smartlynx Airlines Ltd.
Aircraft Trading and Leasing Panel
Ben Jacques – Marketing Director, WNG Capital LLC
Huda Syed – Vice President, Aviation Portfolio Management, MUFG Bank Ltd
Les Weal – Director, Oriel
Oliver Ford – Vice President Origination, Deucalion Aviation
Faizal Gara – Business Development Manager, ACC Aviation
Reinventing Aviation Towards a Sustainable Future
Basil Gygax, Airline Marketing Manager – EMEA, Embraer
The Impact of a Volatile Currency Market Presentation
Trevor Charsley – Chief Technical Strategist, Corpay
Aviation Legal Panel
Josh Romanow – Partner, U.S. Traffic Rights, Licensing/Operations – Pillsbury Law
Nancy A. Fischer – Partner, International Trade and Global Sanctions – Pillsbury Law
Dan Cowdy – Partner, Norton Rose Fulbright
|1700-1900||Networking drinks with a little bit of magic|
|2000 until late||Evening entertainment – Casino tables / cocktail mixologist|