ILFC Appoints Peter Chang Head of Greater China

Appointment Reinforces ILFC’s Presence in Key Market

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International Lease Finance Corporation (ILFC), a wholly owned subsidiary of American International Group, Inc. (AIG), announced today that Peter Chang has been appointed Senior Vice President and Head of Greater China. Mr. Chang will be responsible for leading the company’s marketing efforts and operations throughout the Greater China region.

“We are pleased to welcome Peter as the newest member of our world-class marketing team,” said ILFC Chief Executive Officer Henri Courpron. “Peter’s industry experience and familiarity with China’s aircraft leasing market will allow us to maintain our leadership in China and support the region’s robust traffic growth.”

Mr. Chang is an industry expert with more than 25 years of experience in placing aircraft and managing aircraft portfolios in the Greater China region. Mr. Chang most recently was Executive Vice President, Marketing at Aircastle Advisor and Executive Director at Aviation Capital Group.

With approximately 200 aircraft on lease with various airlines, Greater China as a region is ILFC’s largest customer. In addition, ILFC continues to focus strategically on emerging markets that have high potential for passenger growth and have significant demand for commercial aircraft.

About ILFC

International Lease Finance Corporation (ILFC) is a global market leader in the leasing and remarketing of commercial aircraft. With nearly 1,000 owned and managed aircraft and commitments to purchase approximately 330 new high-demand, fuel-efficient aircraft, ILFC is the world's largest independent aircraft lessor. ILFC has approximately 200 customers in more than 80 countries and provides part-out and engine leasing services through its subsidiary, AeroTurbine. ILFC operates from offices in Los Angeles, Amsterdam, Beijing, Dublin, Miami, Seattle, and Singapore. ILFC is a wholly owned subsidiary of American International Group, Inc. (AIG). | Twitter: @ILFCGlobal

About AIG

American International Group, Inc. (AIG) is a leading international insurance organization serving customers in more than 130 countries. AIG companies serve commercial, institutional, and individual customers through one of the most extensive worldwide property-casualty networks of any insurer. In addition, AIG companies are leading providers of life insurance and retirement services in the United States. AIG common stock is listed on the New York Stock Exchange and the Tokyo Stock Exchange. Additional information about AIG can be found at


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