27 May 2014
Aircastle Ltd. (NYSE: AYR) said it has appointed Michael J. Cave and Masumi Kakinoki to the company´s board of directors, increasing the board to 12 members.
Until his recent retirement, Michael Cave served as a senior vice president of The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA) and president of Boeing Capital Corp., the company´s financing arm.
Kakinoki is currently the president and CEO of Marubeni America Corp. and is based in New York. Kakinoki began his career at Marubeni Corp. in 1980 and has served in several senior positions including as the chief operating officer of the power projects and infrastructure division of Marubeni and as a representative director of Marubeni´s board.
Aircastle Ltd. acquires, leases and sells commercial jet aircraft to airlines throughout the world. Its website is at www.aircastle.com.