Head of Aviation
Structured Finance Office for EMEA
MUFG Bank, Ltd.
Michel Dembinski is a Managing Director at MUFG Bank, and the Head of Aviation in its Structured Finance Office EMEA. He has held this position since 2014 . Michel’s experience in Aviation finance spans a career of over 30 years.
He started in Tokyo, with Banque Indosuez, as the Japanese financial powerhouses were starting to show interest in the Aviation industry . He developed Japan-based financial solutions for airlines, before moving with the bank to Paris and eventually New York where he led the Aerospace Finance team. After leaving Credit Agricole Indosuez in 2003, he joined New Boston Partners, a subsidiary of Bank of Tokyo Mitsubishi, to arrange infrastructure financings in Europe.
In 2005, he joined DVB Bank SE, as Head of the Aviation Financial Consultancy business, developing solutions for aircraft financing to customers worldwide, advisory on aircraft procurement projects, negotiations on joint ventures and M&A projects.
Michel holds a MSc in Technology and Policy from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Boston, USA) and an Engineering Degree from the Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussees (Paris, France)