Rachel Frye

Rachel Frye

Aviation Finance Advisory Practice Leader, PwC Ireland (Republic of)

Rachel leads PwC Ireland’s Aviation Finance Advisory practice.  She has more than 20 years’ experience in the aviation industry in a variety of senior roles around the globe.

Over the past eight years, Rachel has advised airlines, banks, manufacturers, VC and hedge funds, the Royal Air Force, lessors and various government entities on a variety of areas within the aircraft finance sector, from fleet restructuring and associated technical issues, to portfolio management including deal origination, structuring and risk assessment.

Her experience includes:

  • Held seat on UBS advisory board for aviation based closed end funds (London).
  • Provided full financial and operational risk assessment for third party revenue fleet for Royal Air Force A330 fleet (UK AirTanker).
  • Sole responsibility developing an aircraft investment portfolio (incl. deal origination, structuring and risk assessment) for German KG Bank, Hamburg.
  • Acted as Interim head of UK Aerospace Risk at UK Export Finance, providing due diligence and risk reports on existing aircraft exposures.

Contact details

Tel: +353 1 792 5453