8 August 2018

McCann FitzGerald advises ORIX Corporation on the Irish Aspects of its acquisition of a 30% Shareholding in Avolon Holdings Limited  

McCann FitzGerald has advised ORIX Corporation on the Irish aspects of its acquisition, through Irish-based group company, ORIX Aviation Systems Limited, of a 30% shareholding in Avolon Holdings Limited, a leading global aircraft leasing company located in Ireland. 

The deal, which signed on 8 August 2018, will see ORIX Aviation Systems Limited, an established aircraft leasing and trading company and leading S&P ranked aircraft asset manager headquartered in Dublin, acquire 30% of the outstanding shares of Avolon Holdings Limited, for a total acquisition price of US$2.2 billion.  The acquisition is expected to complete later this year after the necessary approvals and licences are obtained.  

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