Avolon: founder Domhnal Slattery profiled

A Chinese sovereign wealth fund is reported to have its eye on Irish-based aircraft leasing firm Avolon. Read a profile of Avolon's colourful founder Domhnal Slattery.

12th August, 2014
Is Domhnal Slattery in line for a big Chinese payout?

Irish-based aircraft leasing firm Avolon is reported to be in talks with China’s $653 billion sovereign wealth fund, China Investment Corp (CIC),about a possible takeover by the Chinese fund for $4 billion to $5 billion.

Today’s report follows earlier reports in June that Avolon was set to raise $100 million in an IPO on the New York Stock Exchange. The following is a profile first published in The Sunday Business Post in June of Avolon’s...

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