Helicopter Investor London 2023

22-23 March 2023 | Royal Garden Hotel, London

You would be crazy to miss this conference. This is the essential conference to attend if you are in Helicopters finance. In fact this should be held twice a year.
Crispin Maunder, LCI

Helicopter Investor London is THE ONLY dedicated helicopter finance, transactions and operations conference.

Join us for our 13th year, where over 200 of the industry’s most senior executives and key decision-makers meet to discuss and debate the industry’s hot topics.

Connect with the industry’s most important operators, financiers, OEMs, leasing companies, appraisers, lawyers, investors and all other leading figures involved in growing the helicopter market at a conference like no other to close deals and make new connections!

Operators are eligible for FREE delegate tickets, if you think are you eligible for a free delegate pass, please email [email protected]

If you are interested in speaking or sponsoring the 2023 event, please contact [email protected].

What is included in your Helicopter Investor Pass?

  • Exclusive access to the two day conference
  • Cocktail reception
  • Networking breakfasts
  • Three-course lunches
  • All refreshments
  • Conference documentation
  • Event app
  • Delegate list
  • VAT which may be reclaimable




All timings are subject to change

Is Helicopter leasing now a mature market?

What will the next five years look like?
Does helicopter leasing naturally fit with commercial aircraft
Will we see new capital enter the market
Con Barber, Macquarie Rotorcraft
Crispin Maunder, LCI
Pat Sheedy, The Milestone Aviation Group

The state of the fleet, trading and off-shore

Helicopter supply and demand
What is hot, what will be?
Is the off-shore boom back?
Emmanuel Dupuy, Aero Asset
Steve Robertson, Air and Sea Analytics

Fireside Chat: Helicopters & ESG

What can the industry do?
Who should drive change?
Jaspal Jandu, LCI

The changing market

Is this the start of a new cycle
Growing SAR
Why Helicopter operators should lead the electric vertical aircraft revolution.
Chris Bradshaw, Bristow Group

Let it blow – off-shore wind

How much demand is there for helicopters?
Helicopters versus marine transport
Moderator: Steve Robertson, Air and Sea Analytics
Senior Representative, Airbus Helicopters

Helicopter Leasing

Sell versus keep
Looking at new assets
Moderator: Jim Janaitis, Baker Donelson
Marc Schechter, Thora Capital
Dan Roberts, Lobo Leasing
Olivier Piot, Nova Capital

Are we getting closer to zero accidents?

Making operations safer
What can other operators learn from off-shore
Tim Rolfe, Heli Offshore

Has the death of offshore missions been exaggerated

Are we seeing more than green shoots
Is the balance shifting between operators and customers?
Can financiers influence regulations
Moderator: Robert Van der Vuurst, Baker Donelson
Tony Cramp, Shell Aircraft
Senior Rep, PHI Aviation
Sebastien Moulin, The Milestone Aviation Group
Jeffrey Juergens, Sikorsky

Orders and Progress: The Brazil Helicopter market

Will Brazil’s South American dominance continue?
Special missions versus VIP
Joao Paulo Servera, Veirano Advogatos
Senior Representative, Rotortrade
Senior Representative, Airbus Helicopters

Money, Money, Money

Have lender attitudes changed?
Helicopters and bank ESG policies
Moderator: Eddie Gross, Vedder Price
Thato Matsha, Investec
Praveen Vetrivel, LCI
Camille Brunel, RIVE Private Investment

Face Value

Are economic lives changing
David Crick, DavAir Group
Owen Geach, IBA
Gerard Deterne, Pteron Valuations

MRO, technology and maintenance

How to manage supply chain issues
The rise of preventative maintenance
Joe Hawke, Uniflight Global
Senior Representative, The Milestone Aviation Group

The new(ish) off-shore entrant

Why GAMA Aviation and Bond are joining the party
Does this mean the UK Competitions and Market Authority was right
Senior Representative, GAMA Aviation

Is the future electric? Helicopters versus electric vertical aircraft

Which is the future?
Is there room for both?
Importance of harnessing the helicopter expertise
Jean-Marc Youkhana, Uplifting Aviation
Nigel Leishman, LCI

Growing through a boom – lessons for electric vertical aircraft

Looking back at the helicopter leasing boom
Can you avoid bandwagons when everyone is jumping on them
The risks with aviation – regulation, safety and why it is really different
Ed Washecka, Race Point Partners

The McGinn-ing of the end

Is the up-cycle starting again?
Is it too early to get excited?
Clark McGinn, Uplifting Aviation


Companies that attended in 2022

123 Investment Managers | AerCap | Aerlinks | Aero Asset | Aeroptimo | Air & Sea Analytics | Airbus | Airbus Bank | Airbus Corporate Jets | Aircraft Acquisitions, Inc. (AAI) | Aviation Week Network | AYR Logistics Ltd | Babcock International Group | Bell Flight | BLADE Urban Air Mobility | Blueberry Aviation | Bristow Group | Capital Air Services | CHC Helicopter | Cirium | CIT Aerospace & Defense Finance | Close Brothers Aviation and Marine | Collins Aerospace | Cross Ocean Partners | CYBG plc | DART Aerospace | DavAir Group | Dragonfly Helicopters | Draken Europe (formerly Cobham Aviation Services) | ECN Capital | EcoCopter | Effective Outcomes – Independent Aviation Industry Advisor | Eliance | Elroy Air | Era Group | Eve Urban Air Mobility | Flexam | FlightGlobal | FlyBLADE India Pvt Ltd | Genesis Park Acquisition Corp. | Gowling WLG | GreenAir | Halo Aviation | Harrods Aviation & Air Harrods | Heli Service International GmbH | Heli-Union | HeliOffshore | HeliSpeed | Helivalue$, Inc. | IBA Group | International Aviation Marketing | International Aviation Marketing Ltd. | Jet Support Services, Inc. (JSSI) | LCI | Leadfeeder | Leonardo S.P.A | Lider Aviation | LIDER TAXI AEREO S/A – AIR BRASIL | Lobo Leasing | Lombard | Macquarie Rotorcraft | Malahat Valuation Group | NatWest | NHV | NOVA CAPITAL | Odi-se Avocats | Offshore Helicopter Services UK Ltd | Omni Helicopters International | OneSky Flight | Parapex Media | PHI International | Protective Packaging Corporation | Pteron Valuations | PwC | RACE Aviation Partners | Raymond James | Rive Private Investment | Rotortrade | Safran Helicopter Engines | Shell Aircraft | Sikorsky Aircraft, A Lockheed Martin Company | Skyports | SMBC Aviation Capital | Société Générale | Starspeed | Straightline Aviation | Supernal | The Milestone Aviation Group Limited | Thora Capital | TRANSPORTES AÉREOS PEGASO S.A. DE C.V. 2019 | Traxxall Technologies (UK) Ltd | Uniflight Global | Uplifting Advice | Uplifting Aviation Ltd | Vectra UK | Watson Farley & Williams

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