Peter Huijbers is a Director of PH Aviation Asia Ltd., an advisory firm based in Hong Kong focused on aircraft leasing, financing, investment and procurement which he established in 2016.
Peter brings over 30 years of aviation industry background to the role, covering commercial, technical, debt/equity capital markets, leasing as well as airline fleet management and aircraft maintenance.
He started his career at BMW Rolls-Royce selling engines to aircraft manufacturers before moving to Lufthansa Technik in 1999 where he initially was responsible for product management and –development, soon thereafter became Director Key Account Lessors and Banks. Following that, he was Managing Director of Nordcapital Aviation before moving to Hong Kong in 2012 to join Hong Kong Aviation Capital where he was Head of Airline Marketing being based in Hong Kong. After that, Peter established CALS Aviation group – a Chinese owned aircraft operating lessor, and was CEO until August 2018.
Peter is also a trustee and board member of the ISTAT Foundation, the pastchairman of its Scholarship Committee as well as a board member and trustee of the charitable organization Airlink. Furthermore, Peter is a member of the Advisory Committee for the Hong Kong Polytechnic University | Logistics & Maritime Studies, a Steering Committee member for its new aircraft leasing and finance program, and also part time lecturer at HKPolyU on Aircraft Finance as well as Fleet management.
He graduated with distinction from the Technical University in Eindhoven in the Netherlands, and has a Master of Science degree in Industrial Engineering and Management Science.