Managing Director, M.J. McMahon & Company
John is a non-executive director and consultant with 30+ years in the aviation industry. He led the IPO/NYSE listing of Genesis Lease, where he served as CEO until its merger with AerCap in 2010. Previously, he held senior management positions at Lloyds Bank and debis AirFinance and executive roles at GECAS, GPA and Aer Lingus. His directorships include BNP Paribas Ireland, Genesis Aircraft Services and a number of aviation leasing investment companies. He was a director of Wizz Air from 2012 to 2018. He has an engineering degree from the NUIG and post-graduate diplomas from ACCA and TCD. He completed the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School and is a Chartered Director (IOD).