Mark Lapidus is the Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and principal shareholder of Amedeo. He founded Amedeo in 2013, following on from his time at Doric GmbH, where he was a founding shareholder and Managing Director from 2005 to 2013.
Bill Finn is a shareholder of Amedeo and is focused on asset management compliance and setting risk criteria for Amedeo’s portfolio of investments. Previously, Bill was a Senior Credit Officer and Senior Securities Officer at Citigroup and a member of the Capital Markets Approval Committee in Asia, North America and the UK. Bill spent the majority of his twenty year career in Independent Risk Management in global structured products. Here, Bill gained expertise in the areas of asset finance and capital instruments interfacing with regulators in the UK and the US. Bill also designed and led in-house training for Citigroup on risk issues in Asia, Europe and North America.
Daniel Perez is the Chief Operating Officer of Amedeo. Prior to joining Amedeo, Daniel was a member of the executive management team at Intrepid Aviation, where he served as the Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer.
Daniel is responsible for leading the various technical and asset management functions within the organization. Daniel brings over 22 years of operational leadership experience, industry knowledge and an extensive network of relevant manufacturer and supplier relationships to the role.
Prior to joining Intrepid, Daniel spent over 15 years in the commercial airline industry. Daniel last served within the executive leadership team at Southern Air Inc., where he held the post of Senior Vice President of Technical Services leading the maintenance and engineering team for the airline. Daniel has also previously held various other roles within the Technical Operations functions at United Airlines and America West Airlines.
Daniel holds an MBA from the University of Connecticut, School of Business, and a Bachelor of Science in Aviation Administration from State University of New York at Farmingdale. Daniel is a FAA licensed Private Pilot and Aircraft Mechanic.
Gabriella Lapidus is the Chief Commercial Officer of Amedeo. In this role, Gabriella leads the management of aircraft sales and trading activity and will lead the management of stakeholder relationships, including the development of existing and new investment and equity channels across the business.
Gabriella has worked at Amedeo since 2014 and has significant experience in contract management, transaction finance, and asset management. Prior to joining Amedeo, Gabriella ran sales and contracts for a pharmaceutical startup in Austria and Ukraine.
Gabriella holds a BA from the University of Nottingham and is fluent in Russian, Spanish, Slovene, and English.
Angeliki Vourlioti is the Executive Vice President and Head of Strategic Finance of Amedeo. In this role, Angeliki leads the management and oversight of all pricing and analytical functions and is responsible for the development of strategic financing channels, with a particular focus on banks and senior financing sources.
Angeliki worked with Mark Lapidus and Paul Kent since the beginning of her career in Doric GmbH where she was part of the pricing, structuring and advisory team from 2006 until 2013, and has previous experience in the consumer research and data analysis industry.
Angeliki holds a BSc in Mathematics from Imperial College London and an MSc in Mathematical Trading and Finance from Cass Business School.
Peter Marwood is the Head of Legal and Commercial Contracts of Amedeo.
Peter has multiple years of legal and commercial experience to the role, having 18 years of industry experience originally working with a top tier London Law firm and then moving in-house to assume a commercial position in Amedeo in 2011 whilst maintaining oversight of legal matters. Peter’s expanded role will cover responsibility for all legal business in Amedeo as well as contract management.
Peter holds a first class degree in law from Oxford University and is a qualified solicitor in England and Wales.
Centerbridge Partners, L.P. (“Centerbridge”) and Reservoir Capital Group, L.L.C. (“Reservoir”) have agreed to acquire a minority stake in Amedeo Capital Limited (“Amedeo”) as part of their continued investment strategy in the aviation industry. Amedeo will acquire the U.S. management subsidiary of Voyager Aviation Holdings Group (“Voyager”) and will make a minority investment in Voyager as part of a broader strategic partnership where Amedeo will provide management and aircraft support services to Intrepid. Additional new assets includes 30 aircraft leased to 13 airline customers, 11 countries worldwide.
Financing of the world’s first A380 aircraft with Singapore Airlines
Amedeo’s deal capabilities and industry knowledge across the aviation sector is unmatched, which is why the firm’s transactions are held up year after year as exemplary by influential publications.
Aircraft Leasing Innovator of the Year
Operating Lease Deal of the Year-Middle East Best Global Widebody Acquisition and Leasing Company Award (AA4P)