Aquila Air Capital Appoints Chance Fowler Vice President, Portfolio Management

Aquila Air Capital (“Aquila”), a leading specialty aviation finance platform, announced today the appointment of Chance Fowler as Vice President, Portfolio Management. 

In his new role, Fowler oversees optimizing the performance of our growing portfolio of 100+ aircraft and engine assets, serving 20+ customers globally and comprising $300 million in investments. He also will be responsible for originating new investment and leasing opportunities while expanding Aquila’s relationships with current customers and partners.

“Chance is joining our team at a very exciting time as we accelerate efforts to build out our fast-growing platform, which has enjoyed an impressively positive response from industry partners,” emphasized Al Wood, Aquila Air Capital’s Chief Executive Officer. “With his investment background and capital markets experience, Chance will be a great addition to our team, further propelling new investment and leasing opportunities for our platform.” 

Previously, Fowler served at Vx Capital Partners, most recently as Vice President of Aircraft Marketing. His first position was an investment analyst. Prior to Vx, he was a financial analyst at Dallas-based Trinity Industries. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in International Studies from The Johns Hopkins University. He also completed a graduate diploma at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies in Bologna, Italy. Fowler is an FAA-rated private pilot. 

About Aquila Air Capital

Founded in 2021, Aquila Air Capital (“Aquila”) is a specialty finance platform focused on providing aviation asset financing, as well as purchasing and leasing aircraft and engines. Led by a management team with decades of experience in the aerospace and aviation industries, Aquila is a trusted partner to all players in the value chain, from buyers and sellers of assets to operators in need of creative and timely solutions for their critical business needs.