Coral Gables, Fla., September 21, 2017 – AerSale® a global supplier of mid-life aircraft, engines, used serviceable material (USM), and MRO services, announced today the promotion of Damon Bowden to Vice President Global Sales and Business Development for the airframe and engine material group in Cardiff, UK. Bowden will be responsible for AerSale’s continued expansion in the Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) and Asia Pacific aviation aftermarket.
“Damon has the skills, experience, and reputation needed to build relationships with our international clientele,” said Basil Barimo, Chief Operating Officer at AerSale. “He is the ideal candidate to lead our EMEA and Asia Pacific materials team.”
As a global business development professional, Bowden has extensive experience in commercial aviation, including business planning, operations, key customer account management, cross-divisional selling, aircraft maintenance, and airworthiness. Bowden joined AerSale in 2010 and most recently served as General Manager EMEA for AerSale in Cardiff, UK, where he oversaw a team of sales professionals.
A global aviation leader, AerSale specializes in the sale, lease, and exchange of used aircraft, engines, and components, in addition to providing a broad range of maintenance, repair, and overhaul (MRO) services for commercial aircraft and components. AerSale also offers asset management services to owners of end-of-life aircraft and engine portfolios. Headquartered in Coral Gables, Florida, AerSale maintains offices and operations in the United States, Europe, and Asia.