Volga-Dnepr picks Nolan as fleet development director

Volga-Dnepr Group fleet development director, Paul Nolan

Volga-Dnepr Group has appointed Paul Nolan as fleet development director, bringing with him more than 30 years of experience, specialising in aircraft trading, remarketing and leasing.

Nolan has led international aircraft leasing and investment projects, and brings long-term experience of commercial and legal consulting on aircraft sales and deliveries with him.

In his new role, which he started today (1 May 2018) and is based in London, Nolan will be responsible for the fleet development of Volga-Dnepr Group’s cargo airlines in accordance with its adopted strategies and customers’ and partners’ service needs.

Commenting on his appointment, Nolan says: “I am very happy to be joining an ambitious and fast-growing airline Group which is recognised by customers all over the world for the quality of its operations and extensive service capability.

“Throughout its 28-year history, Volga-Dnepr Group has been successfully implementing its strategic plans steadily and consistently, and I intend to contribute to this ongoing progress by applying my knowledge and expertise to the benefit of the Group’s airlines and their customers.”

His experience includes most recently spending more than 15 years as senior vice president for aircraft asset management for DVB Bank SE, an international transportation finance institution covering clients in the EMEA region, Japan, India, Russia and the CIS.

He has also held management positions at Rolls-Royce, the Royal Bank Canada and the Industrial Bank of Japan.