Singapore – May 1st, 2024 – Aero Capital Solutions (ACS), a global leader in aircraft leasing and trading, proudly announces the appointment of Julien Basset as Senior Vice President (SVP) of Sales for the Asia-Pacific region. Based in the company's Singapore office, Julien brings a wealth of experience and expertise in mid-life aircraft and engine leasing to ACS.

Before joining ACS, Julien served as the SVP of Marketing at Carlyle Aviation. With a background in aeronautical mechanical engineering from EPF polytechnic school and a master's degree in Air Transport Management from ENAC civil aviation school, Julien possesses a unique blend of technical knowledge and industry insight.

"We are thrilled to welcome Julien to the ACS team," said Daniel Watson, Chief Commercial Officer at ACS. "His proven track record in the aviation industry, coupled with his deep understanding of the Asia-Pacific market, makes him an invaluable addition to our leadership team. IATA’s most recent statistics confirms Asia Pacific continued to lead all market regions in terms of growth, as the comeback of international travel from and to that region continued in 2024. Julien's appointment aligns perfectly with our strategic focus on this thriving market."

Residing in Singapore with his family, Julien is passionate about competitive outdoor sports activities, reflecting his commitment to excellence both personally and professionally.

Julien's appointment underscores ACS's commitment to expanding its presence in the dynamic Asia-Pacific region and reinforces its position as one of the leading narrowbody aircraft and engine lessors.