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Morrison, Jim

Firm: Avolon Holdings Limited
Position: Chief Risk Officer
Address: Number One Ballsbridge Building 1 Shelbourne Road Dublin 4 D04 FP65
Phone: +353 1 231 5800
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Jim Morrison was appointed Chief Risk Officer in October 2022. He is responsible for the implementation, oversight, and continued development of Avolon's risk management strategy, ensuring that Avolon proactively addresses the immediate and future challenges faced by the industry.

A member of Avolon since 2017, Jim most recently served as Head of Portfolio Management where he was responsible for identifying and projecting key industry trends, performing airline and market analysis, and developing aircraft investment cases. Jim led Avolon's strategic entry into the freighter market and helped launch our eVTOL commercialization strategy. Jim contributes to Avolon's thought leadership agenda, publishing our annual outlook papers and developing Avolon's sustainability initiatives.

Prior to joining Avolon, Jim held airline marketing, market analysis, and product strategy roles with CIT Aerospace and Bombardier Commercial Aircraft. Jim is an ISTAT Certified Appraiser and a licensed Professional Engineer in Ontario.

Jim holds a Master of Science in Technology and Policy from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a Bachelor of Applied Science in Engineering Physics from Queen's University, Kingston.