Elevate Capital Partners (“Elevate”) is a private investment and asset management firm located in the San Francisco Bay Area that is focused exclusively on making value-based commercial aircraft and aviation related investments. Elevate specializes in acquiring and structuring leases for mid-life commercial aircraft (typically 10-25 years of age) that enable airlines and investors to realize the maximum value of their capital assets. The principals have deep industry knowledge and relationships that enable the firm to efficiently transition aircraft and engines between a multitude of airlines and across jurisdictions worldwide, ensuring that the assets achieve their highest and best use over time. Elevate’s principals operate with the highest level of ethical integrity and take direct responsibility for the transactional success of their airline and investment partners.
Elevate was founded in San Francisco by two industry veterans who joined efforts to leverage their extensive expertise investing in the commercial aircraft sector. The Elevate founders have over 27 years of combined experience in commercial aviation investment and finance, and have acquired, leased, and remarketed over 135 aircraft with aggregate asset value in excess of $1 billion.