Erik Deutsch

Erik Deutsch
CHIEF TECHNICAL OFFICER

Mr. Deutsch is Chief Technical Officer for the AE Industrial Partners Aerospace Opportunities Fund and brings over 25 years of technical aviation experience. Mr. Deutsch oversees all technical management of assets, acquisition analysis, technical deal strategy, lease portfolio management, and the lease delivery and redelivery processes for the AE Industrial Partners Aerospace Opportunities Fund. Prior to joining AE Industrial in 2021, Mr. Deutsch spent seven years at Aero Capital Solutions as Chief Technical Officer and was responsible for three essential departments of an aircraft lessor including portfolio management, technical operations and technical records. Prior to Aero Capital Solutions, Mr. Deutsch served as Manager of Technical Operations at Bank of China Aviation where he managed all technical operations of a customer subset fleet. Before Bank of China, he was VP of Technical Management at Dubai Aerospace Enterprise where he functioned as the head of powerplant. Previous roles also included time as Director of Engine Management at AAR Corp (NYSE:AIR) where he managed AAR’s Part 145 repair station. Mr. Deutsch received his FAA Airframe and Powerplant License from Lewis University.