Ernest Edwards – Aircraft Sales and Financing
Ernie Edwards has been in the corporate aviation industry for more than 45 years, holding senior management positions with the world’s leading business jet manufacturers including Cessna Aircraft and Gulfstream Aerospace. Most recently he served as President of Embraer Executive Jets. Earlier in his career, Ernie served as President of Swift Aviation Group, the distributor for the Embraer Legacy business jet aircraft in the Middle East.
He holds an airline transport pilot’s rating and is type rated in Citation series aircraft. He also holds an Airframe & Powerplant license. Most recently, he is Chairman of Veling Tayara, which provides structured financing for business jets, and is co-founder of Global Luxury Travel, a business jet insurance consultancy.