Avolon announces leadership appointments


Avolon has announced appointments to the roles of chief financial officer (CFO), chief operating officer (COO), and chief risk officer (CRO).

Ross O’Connor, Avolon’s head of capital markets, has been appointed as CFO, Felipe Campos, Avolon’s CTO, has been appointed as COO and Jim Morrison, Avolon’s head of portfolio management, has been appointed as CRO. All three will also join Avolon’s Executive Committee (ExCo) with immediate effect.

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Following a successful transition period, outgoing CEO, Dómhnal Slattery, has also stepped down from his role effective 1 October, with CEO designate, Andy Cronin, assuming the role of CEO.

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Avolon’s ExCo now comprises Andy Cronin (CEO), Paul Geaney (president & CCO), Ciara Ruane (chief people officer), Ross O’Connor (CFO), Felipe Campos (COO), and Jim Morrison (CRO).

“Today’s appointments further strengthen our leadership team and position us as an industry leader. The appointment of Ross, Felipe, and Jim, directly from our senior management team, underlines the strength and depth of the people within our business. All three have the experience, proven leadership qualities and deep industry expertise to excel in their roles and make a significant, positive contribution on the next stage in Avolon’s journey,” Andy Cronin, Avolon CEO, commented.