Vicente, Managing Director and Regional Head for Aviation, has been responsible for DVB Bank's aviation finance activities in the EMEA region since August 2017. Vicente joined DVB in 2003 in Singapore where he became in charge of the bank’s Asia/Pacific aviation finance activities in 2006. He joined DVB from Lufthansa German Airlines where he had been responsible for all aircraft and asset finance related activities of the Lufthansa Group mainly arranging tax enhanced lease products such as JOLs, US O-FSC and QTE leases for Lufthansa and related companies including regional partners such as Air Dolomiti and Eurowings. Before joining Lufthansa he had spent a year with Spectrum Capital, a small boutique arranger with an exclusive advisory mandate for British Airways. Vicente started his professional career in 1993 at Bayerische Landesbank where after a short period with Corporate Finance he quickly moved to the Aircraft Finance Department of the bank and worked on, amongst others, the first ECA financing of Airbus aircraft in which all three portions of the financing were underwritten solely by Bayerische Landesbank. In total Vicente brings more than 20 years of aviation finance experience and more than 23 years in banking/finance experience to DVB. He holds a Masters Degree in Economics from the University of Duisburg.