AerCap appoints new board chair

AerCap Holdings N.V. (NYSE: AER) has announced that Pieter Korteweg, the chairman of the company´s board of directors, will retire from the board at the close of the Company´s annual general meeting of shareholders in 2020, the company said.

The Board has appointed Paul T. Dacier to succeed Korteweg as chairman of the Board.

Dacier has been a Non-Executive Director of AerCap since 2010 and vice chairman of the board of directors since 2013. His appointment is subject to his re-appointment as a non-executive director at the 2020 AGM.

AerCap is tin aircraft leasing with 1,334 aircraft owned, managed or on order and USD 43.7 billion of total assets as of December 31, 2019.