As Chief Executive Officer of Sanad, Troy is responsible for the delivery of the company’s spare engine and component leasing strategies and results.
Prior to joining Sanad, Troy was a senior advisor in Mubadala’s Aerospace Unit. Before Mubadala, Troy served in executive and senior management roles in private equity, GE Commercial Aviation Services (GECAS), Mesa Airlines, and as a commercial pilot at Northwest Airlines. Troy started his career as an aviation officer and pilot in the U.S. Army serving in leadership roles in flight operations, maintenance, and logistics in various global assignments.
Troy holds degrees in Mathematical Sciences and Systems Engineering from the United States Military Academy at West Point.
Suresh is responsible for the development and execution of the company’s operational and technology programs.
Prior to joining Sanad, Suresh served in various leadership roles at GE including operations, technology, integration, and process improvement. While at GE, Suresh led the development and implementation of several innovative technology initiatives within the Aircraft Component Management (ACM) division of GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS). He is a certified Black Belt, and a graduate of the Experienced Information Leadership Program at GE.
Suresh holds degrees in Software Engineering and Chemical Engineering from Pennsylvania State University and Bucknell University.
Phil is the Chief Commercial Officer of Sanad, and is responsible for developing the company’s commercial strategy and for driving growth across the business.
Phil has an extensive aviation background that includes a broad spectrum of leadership roles in engineering, maintenance, business development, sales, and aviation financing. He served for 22 years in the Royal Air Force as an Engineering Officer. Prior to Joining Sanad, Phil was the Vice President of Sales at GE Capital Aviation Services.
Phil has a degree in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Hertfordshire and a Degree in Business Management from Henley Management College.
Vice President - Finance
As the Vice President of Finance, Raffi is responsible for overseeing all financial aspects of the company’s strategy and for the flow of financial information to the Chief Executive, the board and, where necessary, external parties.
Prior to joining Sanad, Raffi was an Assistant Manager at Ernst & Young leading audits in various industries as well as partaking in compliance assignments.
Raffi has an in-depth knowledge of IFRS and IAS, and holds a Degree in Economics from Concordia University in Canada.
Finance Manager - Zurich, Switzerland
Simonne is based in Zurich, Switzerland and is responsible for administering the financial reporting required for Sanad’s global assets. Her role also encompasses managing the interactions with Sanad’s customers and other entities within Mubadala Aerospace.
Prior to joining Sanad, Simonne held a finance role at another Mubadala Aerospace Company, SR Technics Switzerland Ltd. This role included responsibility for the accounting and reporting for several SR Technics Companies.
Simonne holds relevant Swiss certifications in accounting and is an expert in IFRS and Swiss GAAP FER accounting.