Skyco International Financial Leasing Co., Ltd. is a foreign-invested financial leasing company jointly established by Guangdong Hengjian Investment Holding Co., Ltd along with other domestic and foreign institutional investors. It was registered in Nansha Free Trade Zone on 3rd Novemeber, 2015. With a registered capital of U$487.3 million. It is the first leasing company in Guangdong Free Trade Zone to take aircraft leasing as one of the main investment fields.
At present, Skyco International Financial Leasing Co., Ltd. has an aircraft fleet with 28 aircraft and its assets are valued more than 12 billion yuan. In the global aircraft leasing company fleet ranking released by Flight Global, Skyco International Financial Leasing Co., Ltd.’s fleet asset value ranks 68th in the world and 16th among Chinese companies. The company’s development speed and professional capabilities are widely recognized in the industry.
Skyco International Financial Leasing Co., Ltd. has created many innovative financial and business models in the development process. The company created the first aircraft leasing business with the Emirates Aircraft Leasing Project in Guangzhou that changed from the overseas leasing structure to a domestic leasing structure; Skyco International Financial Leasing Co., Ltd. and GuangdongAerocity Aviation Development Co., Ltd. together created an innovative development model of Czech Airlines’ aircraft leasing and virtual aviation charter operation, providing high-quality overall solutions to airline customers; Skyco International Financial Leasing Co., Ltd. cooperated with Huatai Securities to develop the ABS financing model of aircraft asset package; Skyco International Financial Leasing Co., Ltd. cooperated with Guangzhou Airport Commission to realize the innovative capital operation model of China Southern Airlines aircraft leasing + fund investment, which became the first landing aircraft leasing project in the Airport Economic Zone.
With a successful globalization strategy, Skyco International Financial Leasing Co., Ltd. has widely deployed its industry around the world, and has built global business platforms in Nansha, Tianjin, Hong Kong, Ireland, Cayman, Xiamen, Shanghai and other regions. It has established a long-term close cooperative relationship with global mainstream airlines. Its customers are widely distributed in China, Europe, the Middle East, Southeast Asia and other regions. The company’s overseas projects have accounted for 46% of the company’s total projects. Skyco International Financial Leasing Co., Ltd. has gradually established a global aviation market layout covering Europe, the United States, Southeast Asia and countries along the “the Belt and Road”.