PBL is a specialist aircraft leasing and asset management company with a track record of success, robust sourcing channels and demonstrated ability to close quickly are strong competitive advantages. Our differentiated market analysis and investment strategy enable us to opportunistically invest with successful risk-adjusted returns.
Plane Business Limited is a London-based specialist aircraft leasing and asset-management company that provides comprehensive aircraft management services to aircraft owners and buyers, with a specific emphasis on mid to end life aircraft.
Our exceptional technical capabilities and banking relationships lead to innovative and efficient closing process intrinsic to our world class platform. Together with our deep expertise and sound risk management practices our investors are lead to well-structured deals.
Our seasoned senior management team averages 26 years of experience and has robust sourcing / origination capabilities. The addition of Kayan to PBL has added highly complementary sourcing, structuring and financing skillsets.
We leverage strategic advantages at all stages of the lease process, from sourcing and origination to the eventual disposal of an aircraft asset. Our wide industry relationships provide good exit opportunities allowing focus on risk management ensuring maximum capital protection.Find Out More
We provide the full range of asset management services – third-party aircraft remarketing, lease management, and technical and general consultancy services – to airlines, lessors, investors, bondholders and financial institutions.
Our expertise and relationships allow us to create value at each step of an investment. But the key leasing and trading differentiators are our industry relationships, differentiated unique strategy and disciplined investment process.
Uday is the quintessential entrepreneur with varied experience in banking and aviation. A true team builder, he co-founded the Veling Group in 2002, and successfully led Veling into various unchartered territories. This includeding aircraft leasing, arranging JOLCO’s, and Sale and Leasebacks on its first A380 – in essence he was the engine that powered the Company.
He brings his wealth of experience to Kayan which he intends to nurture along with his capable team. Uday is an alumnus of Harvard Business School and has an honorary doctorate from the University of Bolton for his contributions to philanthropy and aviation.
Anuj is an inventive dealmaker who understands the subtleties of aviation finance. His career has taken him to Jet Airways, Emirates, Deutsche Bank and the leasing company, Veling. At Veling he structured and closed the company’s first four A380 transactions within just 12 months. In a wide-ranging career, Anuj has financed over 100 aircraft deals and developed productive relationships with the world’s airlines, lessors, arrangers and financial institutions.
A380-842 Airbus/ Seats 516
A321-211 Airbus/ Seats 220
B737-300F Boeing/ Freighter
A319-100 Airbus/ Seats 150
A320-200 Airbus/ Seats 180
ERJ-135LR Embraer/ Seats 37
ERJ-145LR Embraer/ Seats 50