Rich joined GECAS in 2001. He is currently SVP and Manager for GECAS Cargo based in the UK. He is responsible for managing the worldwide freighter aircraft portfolio and leading the 737-800 and 777-300ER freighter programmes for GECAS.
In his 20-year career at GECAS, Rich has been Instrumental in developing the conversion strategy to support the cargo market. Prior to joining GECAS, Rich
worked for BAE SYSTEMS Airbus, in various commercial roles. During this time, he helped develop the successful A300B4 freighter conversion programme with over 40 aircraft being converted at the BAE Airbus SYSTEMS facility in Filton Bristol, UK.
He read Business Studies and Marketing at the University of the West of England and also holds a Diploma in Management Studies.