Dermot Manifold is the Executive Vice President of Commercial Operations for GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS), the $41 billion commercial aircraft financing and leasing unit of GE.
Dermot joined GECAS in 1993 as a financial accountant in Shannon, Ireland, and served in roles of increasing responsibility in the treasury and finance functions before managing GECAS’ portfolio and pricing function. In 2011, Dermot was named Senior Vice President of Leasing Operations, where he is responsible for portfolio allocations and pricing at GECAS.
Before joining GE, Dermot trained and worked as a chartered accountant with PriceWaterhouse Coopers.
Dermot earned his bachelor’s degree in business studies from University of Limerick, and he is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland since 1992.
Dermot is based in Shannon, Ireland.