Mr. Fitzpatrick joined Castlelake in 2019 as part of the Aviation Underwriting team, focused on aviation investment opportunities. Prior to joining Castlelake, Mr. Fitzpatrick was with Elix Aviation Capital as an Asset Manager, where he focused on maintenance forecasting and asset management evaluation of aircraft transactions. Prior to that, Mr. Fitzpatrick was with SMBC Aviation Capital as a Strategy and Market Analysis intern, where he focused on aircraft valuations and collateral appraisals. Mr. Fitzpatrick received his B.Sc. from Dublin City University in aviation management with first class honors. Mr. Fitzpatrick also has a diploma in aviation leasing and finance from the Law Society of Ireland.