Azorra is pleased to welcome Claudia Ziemer as its Senior Director - Finance. Claudia brings over 20 years of experience in commercial aircraft finance. Her responsibilities will include sourcing, negotiating and execution of the company’s aircraft debt financings. She will be based in Dublin and will help establish the company’s Irish offices.

Alan Stanford, Azorra’s CFO, said “Claudia is another valuable addition to the Azorra team, and I look forward to working with her as we continue to build Azorra’s aircraft leasing business. Claudia’s experience in banking and in aircraft finance with lessors and airlines brings a wealth of knowledge to our platform.”

Prior to joining Azorra, Claudia was Senior Director at Nord/LB focused on origination with lessors and airlines in the Americas. She previously worked at SkyBlue Capital, a boutique aviation finance arranger, advising airlines and lessors on sourcing debt.