AerCap Holdings N.V. (“AerCap”) (NYSE:AER) has announced today that Brian Canniffe will become Group Treasurer effective January 1, 2018.

Group Treasurer Paul Rofe has informed us of his decision to retire at the end of this year after holding the position of Group Treasurer for 10 years. “Paul has played a key role in the success of AerCap, including the ILFC acquisition and the raising of over $50 billion of funding during his tenure from a wide range of financial institutions and investors. We thank him for his outstanding service and wish him well in the future,” said Aengus Kelly, Chief Executive Officer of AerCap.

Brian joined AerCap in October 2016 as Head of Investor Relations, and has over 20 years of experience in banking, lending and the capital markets. Prior to joining AerCap, Brian served as Managing Director and Head of Global Markets Financing for Bank of America Merrill Lynch in Hong Kong and Tokyo, where he led a division that was responsible for providing secured financing, trading, clearing, reporting and various treasury functions in the Asia Pacific region. “Brian’s extensive experience in the financial markets will be a great benefit to AerCap in his new role,” said Mr. Kelly.