Intrepid Announces Board Appointments

STAMFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Intrepid Aviation confirmed today the following recent appointments to its Board of Managers:

  • Mr. Alberto Sanchez – currently a Senior Advisor at Centerbridge Partners, Mr. Sanchez previously enjoyed a distinguished career with Banco Santander in a variety of executive roles, and prior to that with Bear Stearns and Deutsche Bank.
  • Ms. Katherine Kavaler – currently a principal at Centerbridge Partners, Ms. Kavaler previously held roles at The Blackstone Group and JP Morgan.
  • Mr. Hooman Yazhari – currently General Counsel, Chief Administrative Officer & Head of Fleet Transactions at CHC Helicopter, Mr. Yazhari previously enjoyed a distinguished career in aviation and aviation finance with his most recent roles at ILFC and gategroup. Mr. Yazhari started his career as a corporate attorney at the London and Tokyo offices of Linklaters.

The remainder of the Board of Managers is comprised of:

  • Vincent Cebula
  • Eric Hoffman
  • Craig Huff
  • Mike Lungariello
  • Nicholas Tomassetti
  • Doug Winter
  • Gregg Zeitlin

A list of the Board of Managers and their bios can also be found on the Intrepid website (www.intrepidaviation.com).


Intrepid Aviation is a privately held commercial aircraft lessor. Intrepid and its team of experienced professionals invest in and manage a fleet of modern, in demand commercial jet aircraft on long-term lease to airline customers worldwide. Intrepid is headquartered in Stamford with offices in Dublin and Singapore.


Centerbridge Partners, L.P. is a private investment management firm employing a flexible approach across investment disciplines – from private equity to credit and related strategies, and real estate – in an effort to find the most attractive opportunities for our investors and business partners. The Firm was founded in 2005 and, as of November 2017, has approximately $28 billion in capital under management with offices in New York and London. Centerbridge is dedicated to partnering with world-class management teams across targeted industry sectors and geographies to help companies achieve their operating and financial objectives. For more information, please visit www.centerbridge.com.

Reservoir Capital Group LLC. was established in 1998 as a privately held investment firm with a flexible, opportunistic investment approach and has approximately $5 billion in assets under management.

For more information on Intrepid Aviation, www.intrepidaviation.com

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Intrepid Aviation
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Source: Intrepid Aviation