Willis Lease Finance Corporation

Willis Lease Finance Corporation

Willis Lease Finance Corporation

Overview
Date Founded

1985

Headquarters

773 San Marin Drive,Suite 2215,Novato, CA 94945-1340

Type of Company

Public

Employees (Worldwide)

232

Industries

Other Transportation
Other Business & Consulting Services
Consumer Finance

Company Description

Willis Lease Finance Corp. engages in the provision of commercial aircraft and aircraft engines services. It operates through the Leasing and Related Operations, and Spare Parts Sales segments. The Leasing and Related Operations segment leases aircraft engines and aircraft and provides related services to a diversified group of commercial aircraft operators and maintenance, repair, and overhaul organizations. The Spare Parts Sales segment involves the purchase and resale of after-market engine parts, whole engines, engine modules and portable aircraft components. The company was founded by Charles F. Willis, IV in 1985 and is headquartered in Coconut Creek, FL.

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Executives & Employees

President

Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer

Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary

Director & Senior Vice President, Corporate Development

Senior Vice President, Technical Engine Services & Programs & Chief Services Officer

Senior Vice President

General Manager

Quality Assurance Auditor

Senior Vice President & Chief Commercial Officer-Europe, Middle East & Africa

Board of Directors

Founder at Willis Lease Finance Corporation

Founder at AllJets AG

Former Secretary, Vice President & General Counsel at Hawaiian Airlines, Inc.

Director & Senior Vice President, Corporate Development at Willis Lease Finance Corporation

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Water Island Capital specializes in event-driven investing and executes its capabilities within a merger arbitrage framework and a special situations framework. The firm employs a fundamental research process, conducting bottom-up analysis of each event opportunity by assessing the strategic rationale, risk/reward, trading dynamics, shareholder registry, regulatory requirements, industry trends and other idiosyncratic factors that are instrumental in the successful outcome of each corporate event.

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M3F attempts to achieve the Fund’s investment objective by making both long and short investments, primarily in common stocks of companies in the financial services industry. The firm employs a value-oriented approach that focuses on in-depth fundamental analysis to identify and evaluate attractive investment opportunities.

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Latash Investments uses various strategies in managing client accounts, provided that such strategies are appropriate to the needs of the client and consistent with the client's investment objectives, risk tolerance, and time horizons, among other considerations.

Recent Transactions
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Willis Lease Finance Corporation, Willis Asset Management Ltd. purchase Total Engine Support Ltd.

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Willis Lease Finance Corporation purchases WOLF A340 LLC from Waha Capital PJSC (Private Equity)

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SR Technics Switzerland AG, Swissair Group purchase Willis Aeronautical Services, Inc. (Old) from Willis Lease Finance Corporation

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Advised onSwissair Group, SR Technics Switzerland AG purchase Willis Aeronautical Services, Inc. (Old) from Willis Lease Finance Corporation

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Advised onSwissair Group, SR Technics Switzerland AG purchase Willis Aeronautical Services, Inc. (Old) from Willis Lease Finance Corporation

Advisors & Consultants
Legal Advisor

Chair, Transportation Structured Finance Practice at Winston & Strawn LLP

Consultant

Senior Vice President at Willis Lease Finance Corporation

Key Stats and Financials As of 2020
Market Capitalization
$233M
Total Enterprise Value
$1.86B
Earnings Per Share
$1.05
Revenue
$285M
Debt TEV
0.92x
TEVNet Income
191.96x
Enterprise Value EBITDAOperating
9.54x
Enterprise Value / Sales
6.5x
EBITDAMargin
68.03%
Net Profit
$9.66M
Total Equity
$414M
Total Debt
$1.7B
EBITDA
$194M
Three Year Compounded Annual Growth Rate Of Revenue
1.25%
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WOLF A340 LLC provides aviation services. The firm owns and leases airbus and aircraft equipment. The company is headquartered in Novato, CA.

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