Alton Aviation Consultancy’s Managing Director John Mowry and Manager Jian Zhu have been invited to the 2020 Airline Economics Growth Frontiers event being held at the Grand Hyatt in Hong Kong on November 2-4, 2020.
Mr. Mowry will join the Ratings & Valuation Panel and Ms. Zhu will present on maintenance cash flow modeling for ABS and other transactions.
John Mowry brings nearly 20 years of aviation industry experience to his global client base, including more than a decade of experience providing advisory and consulting services. Based in our New York office, John brings deep domain expertise and objective counsel across a wide range of aviation matters. John is a skilled subject matter expert to operators, lessors, and equity and debt investors on a wide array of aviation asset classes, including aircraft, engines, and inventories. He has advised investors on the selection, acquisition, and financing of billions of dollars in aircraft and aircraft operating leases, frequently working on large, confidential transactions. Accredited as a Certified Appraiser by ISTAT, he has valued the comprehensive aviation assets owned and leased by the world’s largest airlines to the smallest end-of-life leasing and aftermarket participants.
Jian Zhu brings clients nearly a decade of advisory experience in aircraft leasing and financing, with strong expertise in investment analysis, asset valuation, cash flow projection, and financial modeling. Jian has advised investors on a wide range of aviation debt/equity investments including ABS, sale-leaseback, JOLCO, and other structured investments. She has supported many non-aviation investors enter the space and setup leasing/investment platforms, including joint venture sidecars. Investors, leasing companies, and banks count on Jian for complex analytic support and independent counsel on investment in the aviation industry.
Alton Aviation Consultancy is a truly independent, global firm offering full coverage of the industry’s value chain and delivering the objective, data-driven guidance and insight required to inform clients’ business strategies, capital allocation, resources prioritization and risk management. Its clients include airlines, lessors and the broader investment community, manufacturers, MRO and aftermarket service providers.