Ross Dunne is an experienced finance professional with almost 15 years of experience in aviation finance. At Waystone, Ross acts as director on the board of a number of client companies specialising in the area of aviation and structured finance clients.
Prior to joining Waystone, Ross held a number of roles at AerCap, gaining experience and expertise in financial and management reporting, structured finance, SPV reporting and central bank compliance. During the latter part of his tenure with AerCap, Ross held the role of Director, Technical Finance and Analysis, working within an FP&A role, as part of a team that collaborated closely with both the Technical and Finance departments. The team had responsibility for the accounting and forecasting of revenue, expense and cashflows arising from the maintenance activity of its aircraft and engines. During this time, Ross assisted with the valuation of the aircraft in the due diligence process of the $35bn acquisition of its nearest competitor, GECAS (GE Capital Aviation Services) in 2021.
Ross is a Chartered Accountant, having completed his training with PwC in Limerick. In addition, Ross holds a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and a Master’s degree in Business in Accounting, both from Waterford Institute of Technology.