Stellwagen Capital’s world-class team of professionals, led by a top-tier management team, has an outstanding track record in the aviation industry. The initial capital raise will focus on investments in secured aircraft financing by providing senior and junior secured loans, high yield instruments, and operating lease debt to airlines and operating lease companies. These investments will be made in a structured and highly efficient manner.
Leveraging decades of industry experience and technical know-how.
With strong relationships in the aviation industry and decades of capital markets experience, Stellwagen Capital provides the expertise needed to coordinate the legal, technical, and commercial aspects of every investment structure we develop. What sets us apart is our ability to price and structure each transaction, assess risk, and monitor the investment process to generate maximum returns for our investors.
Scott Corman is Chief Executive Officer at Stellwagen Capital responsible for building and growing the firm’s aviation fund management and structured finance businesses. Previously he was Executive Managing Director at ECN Capital/Element Corp overseeing the Rail & Aviation Finance business unit. Prior to his post at ECN, he was Transportation Asset Finance Managing Director at Credit Suisse and head of the Transportation Asset Finance team within the Structured Products Division where he was responsible for leading the team’s efforts in the operating lease and transportation sector and oversaw the group’s credit exposures to the sector. He has over 20 years of experience and has structured and syndicated both debt and equity in numerous transactions. Throughout his career, Scott has created and fostered key global relationships at an executive level, with numerous leading transportation and leasing groups. As a result, he has led ground breaking transactions in the railcar and aircraft finance sectors, receiving industry recognition and multiple awards for his accomplishments. Over the last decade, Scott played an integral role in raising equity capital and related debt for three start-up leasing companies within the transportation industry. Today, each of these entities have grown to become some of the top lessors in their respective industries.