Edward (“Ted”) O’Byrne

London, UK

Edward “Ted” O’Byrne is a Managing Director and Co-Head of Aviation London. He is based in London.

He joined Carlyle Aviation Partners in 2019 from AerCap Holdings N.V. (AerCap), where he was Chief Investment Officer responsible for all portfolio management, aircraft acquisitions, OEM relations and aircraft trading activities. Mr. Byrne worked with AerCap for eleven years and during his tenure, the company grew from $8 billion to over $42 billion in assets, the largest aircraft leasing company. Prior to joining AerCap, Mr. O’Byrne held several commercial positions at Airbus.

Mr. O’Byrne holds an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.