Natixis bolsters aviation finance team with four new senior hires

Aviation finance
Aviation finance

Natixis, the French Investment bank, have made four senior appointments to its global aviation finance team. The appointments were made in both the Singapore and London Offices.

Wui Jin Woon has been appointed head of aviation finance, Asia Pacific, based in the Singapore office. His 15 years’ of experience include capital markets and corporate finance, with Hong Kong Aviation Capital, AWAS and RBS Aviation Capital (now SMBC Aviation Capital).

Hyung Jin (Ryan) Ahn has been appointed director – aviation finance, Asia Pacific. After working as director at Old Hill Partners Inc. (previously the Patriot Group), Ahn worked as vice president at BBAM US LP, an aircraft financier and manager. He will be reporting to Woon, and be responsible for the originating, maintaining, and developing relationships with existing and prospective aviation clients.

Jocelyn Noel has been appointed executive director, aviation finance. He has worked in Natixis’ aviation finance team for nearly ten years. Previously, Noel worked at Natixis Securities Americas LLC as global capital markets director. He will be working out of the London office, and be responsible for coordinating distribution of aviation paper globally.

Evgeny van der Geest has been appointed associate, aviation finance, based in the London office. He previously worked with Flight Ascend Consultancy.