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Adam Pilarski

Senior Vice President

Dr. Pilarski joined AVITAS in 1997 from McDonnell-Douglas where he was Chief Economist and Director of Strategic Planning to oversee AVITAS’s valuation and consulting services.
Prior to that, Dr. Pilarski worked at California State University, Los Angeles and also as an Adjunct Professor at the Anderson Graduate School of Management at UCLA, at UC Irvine, and CSU at Long Beach.
Dr. Pilarski is a prolific writer and has written over 200 articles in professional and academic publications He has been a keynote speaker at many industry, and academic conferences and functions. Dr Pilarski is the author of a book “Why Can’t We Make Money in Aviation?” published by Ashgate in 2007.
Dr. Pilarski has been elected Fellow of the Royal Aeronautical Society. He is recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award presented to him by Airfinance Journal in 2013.
Dr. Pilarski holds a BA in Economics and MA in Development and a Ph.D. in Economics from University of Illinois. He is happily married and the proud father of six wonderful children.

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