People: Copa Holdings SA (CPA)

CPA on New York Consolidated

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31 Oct 2014
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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Stanley Motta

68 Chairman of the Board

Pedro Heilbron

56 Chief Executive Officer, Director

Jose Montero

44 2013 Chief Financial Officer

Eduardo Lombana

52 2012 Chief Executive Officer of Copa Colombia

Daniel Gunn

46 2009 Senior Vice President - Operations

Leo Marchosky

57 2008 Vice President - Human Resources

Glen Baker

55 2011 Vice President - Technology

Vidalia de Casado

56 2010 Vice-President - On-Board Services

Joe Mohan

44 2008 Vice President of Commercial and Planning

Rulon Starley

65 2013 Vice President - Flight Operations

Ahmad Zamany

56 2010 Vice-President - Maintenance

Ricardo Arias

74 1998 Director

Jaime Arias C.

80 1998 Director

Joseph Fidanque

47 Director

Alvaro Heilbron

48 2012 Director

Douglas Leo

54 2010 Director

Alberto Motta

67 1998 Director

Alfredo Arias Loredo

67 Independent Director

Roberto Artavia Loria

55 Independent Director

Jose Castaneda Velez

69 2007 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Stanley Motta

Mr. Stanley Motta is the Chairman of the Board of Copa Holdings SA. He has been one of the directors of Copa Airlines since 1986 and a director of Copa Holdings, since it was established in 1998. Since 1990, he has served as the President of Motta Internacional, S.A. an international importer and distributor of consumer goods. Mr. Motta is the brother of our director, Alberto C. Motta Jr. He serves on the boards of directors of Motta Internacional, S.A., BG Financial Group, S.A., ASSA Compañía de Seguros, S.A., Televisora Nacional, S.A., Inversiones Bahía, Ltd. and GBM Corporation. Mr. Motta is a graduate of Tulane University.

Pedro Heilbron

Mr. Pedro Heilbron serves as the Chief Executive Officer and Director of Copa Holdings SA. He has been the Chief Executive Officer of the Company since 1988. He received an M.B.A. from George Washington University and a B.A. from College of the Holy Cross.

Jose Montero

Mr. Jose Montero has been the Chief Financial Officer of Copa Holdings SA since March 15, 2013. He started his career with Copa Airlines in 1993 and has held various technical, supervisory, and management positions within the Company such as Manager of Flight Operations, Director of System Operations Control Center (SOCC), and, between 2004 and 2013, Director of Strategic Planning. He has a B.S. in Aeronautical Studies from Embry Riddle University and an M.B.A. from Cornell University.

Eduardo Lombana

Mr. Eduardo Lombana serves as the Chief Executive Officer of Copa Colombia whithin Copa Holdings SA. He joined the Company in May 2005 as Chief Operating Officer and has been appointed as the Chief Executive officer of Copa Colombia as of February 2012. He served three years at Avianca as Vice-President of Network, responsible for revenue management, network planning and revenue accounting during the company’s bankruptcy turn over. Prior to that, he served as Vice-President of Flight Operations for ACES before it merged with Avianca. Mr. Lombana holds a BS in Aviation Technology and an AS in Aviation Maintenance Technology from Embry Riddle Aeronautical University.

Daniel Gunn

Mr. Daniel Gunn serves as the Senior Vice President - Operations of Copa Holdings SA. He has been the company's Senior Vice-President of Operations since February 2009. Prior to this Mr. Gunn had served as Vice-President of Commercial and Planning and Vice-President of Planning and Alliances. Prior to joining Copa in 1999, he spent five years with American Airlines holding positions in Finance, Real Estate and Alliances. Mr. Gunn received a B.A. in Business & Economics from Wheaton College and an M.B.A. from the University of Southern California.

Leo Marchosky

Dr. Leo Marchosky serves as the Vice President - Human Resources of Copa Holdings SA since February 2008.Before joining Copa, he was CEO and President of Novartis Mexico and previously held top management and regional positions with the same company in Latin America, Asia and Europe. Dr. Marchosky has a Master in Business Administration from the Sao Paulo Business School in Brazil, and is also an MD with a specialty in Internal Medicine.

Glen Baker

Mr. Glen Baker has been the Vice President - Technology of Copa Holdings SA since March 2011. Prior to joining Copa, he served as Chief Information Officer of ATA Airlines from 2001 through 2008. He also served in the Government of the City of Indianapolis. He received his B. S. in Political Science from Franklin College in 1980.

Vidalia de Casado

Ms. Vidalia de Casado has been the Vice-President - On-Board Services of Copa Holdings SA since January 2010. She joined Copa in 1989, serving as Passenger Services Manager from 1989 to 1995 and Vice-President of Passenger Services from 1995 to 2010. Prior to joining Copa, she spent seven years as Human Resource and Service Director with Air Panama Internacional, S.A. Ms. de Casado received a B.S. in Business from Universidad Latina and an M.B.A. from the University of Louisville.

Joe Mohan

Mr. Joe Mohan serves as the Vice President of Commercial and Planning of Copa Holdings SA since February 2008. Prior to joining Copa, he was the Senior Vice President of Sales at American Land Lease and held several senior positions at Continental Airlines. Mr. Mohan received a B.A. in Economics from the University of Florida and a M.B.A. with an emphasis on strategy from Georgetown University.

Rulon Starley

Mr. Rulon J. Starley has been Vice President - Flight Operations of Copa Holdings SA since May 2013. Prior to joining Copa, he served as Managing Director of Flight Operations at United Airlines from 2011 through 2013. Before the United-Continental merger he served as Management Pilot of Flight Operations at Continental Airlines from 1987 through 2011 in various leadership roles. He received his Bachelor of Arts-Philosophy from Claremont McKenna College in 1971.

Ahmad Zamany

Mr. Ahmad Zamany is the Vice-President - Maintenance of Copa Holdings SA. He joined Copa Airlines in August of 2010 as Vice President of Technical Operations, ultimately responsible for the Maintenance, Engineering and Technical Purchasing of the Company. Mr. Zamany started his aviation career with Pan Am and has held several key roles with other carriers. He was previously with Atlas Air & Polar Air Cargo as Vice President of Technical Operations, and Gemini Air Cargo as Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Zamany graduated from Parks College of Saint Louis University with a bachelor’s degree in Aeronautics concentrated in Aircraft Maintenance Engineering in 1985.

Ricardo Arias

Mr. Ricardo Alberto Arias serves as a Director of Copa Holdings SA. Hehas been one of the directors of Copa Airlines since 1985 and a director of Copa Holdings, since it was established in 1998. He is a founding partner of Galindo, Arias & Lopez. Mr. Arias is the former Panamanian ambassador to the United Nations. Mr. Arias holds a B.A. in international relations from Georgetown University, an LL.B. from the University of Puerto Rico and an LL.M. from Yale Law School. He serves on the boards of directors of Banco General, S.A. and Empresa General de Inversiones, S.A., which is the holding company that owns Banco General, S.A. Mr. Arias is also listed as a principal or alternate director of several subsidiary companies of Banco General, S.A. and Empresa General de Inversiones, S.A. Mr. Arias is a former Director and President of the Panamanian Stock Exchange.

Jaime Arias C.

Mr. Jaime A. Arias C. serves as a Director of Copa Holdings SA. He has been one of the directors of Copa Airlines since 1983 and a director of Copa Holdings, since it was established in 1998. He is a founding partner of Galindo, Arias & Lopez. Mr. Arias holds a B.A. from Yale University, a J.D. from Tulane University and legal studies at the University of Paris, Sorbonne. He serves on the boards of directors of Televisora Nacional, S.A., ASSA Compañía de Seguros, S.A., Empresa General de Inversiones, S.A., Petróleos Delta, S.A., Bac International Bank, Inc., Direct Vision, S.A. and Promed, S.A.

Joseph Fidanque

Mr. Joseph Fidanque III serves as a Director of Copa Holdings SA. He has been one of the directors of Copa Airlines since 2006. He is President of Fidanque Hermanos e Hijos, S.A. and Star Contact, Ltd. He serves on the boards of directors of Multiholding Corporation – Panama, Fundación Filantrópica Fidanque, Colon Import and Export and Sky Technologies Network. Mr. Fidanque holds a B.S. in Economics from Tufts University.

Alvaro Heilbron

Mr. Alvaro Heilbron is a Director of Copa Holdings SA since May 9, 2012. He is an Executive Director at Editora del Caribe, S.A. and a director at Panama Star Tours, S.A. Mr. Heilbron holds a B.S. in Business Administration from George Washington University, and a Post-Graduate degree in Management from INCAE Business School. Mr. Heilbron also served as Vice-President of Commercial for Copa Airlines between the years of 1988 and 1999.

Douglas Leo

Mr. Douglas Leo is a Director of Copa Holdings SA. Hehas been one of the directors of Copa Holdings since the end of 2010. He is Vice President of Pricing and Revenue Management for United Airlines which is based in Chicago, Illinois. Prior to joining United Airlines in 2005, Mr. Leo was Vice President of Worldwide Sales, Distribution and the International Division for US Airways and also held several positions during a 17 year career at Northwest Airlines. Before joining the aviation industry, Mr. Leo worked at Touche-Ross and Peat, Marwick and Mitchell. Mr. Leo has a bachelor’s degree from Minnesota State University-Mankato and is a Certified Public Accountant. He has also been a guest lecturer at the Sloan School of Business at M.I.T. Pursuant to contractual arrangements with us and CIASA, UAL is entitled to designate one of our directors and Mr. Douglas Leo is the UAL appointed director.

Alberto Motta

Mr. Alberto C. Motta, Jr. serves as a Director of Copa Holdings SA. He has been one of the directors of Copa Airlines since 1983 and a director of Copa Holdings, since it was established in 1998. He is a Vice President of Inversiones Bahía, Ltd. Mr. Motta attended the University of Hartwick. He is the brother of Mr. Stanley Motta. He also serves on the boards of directors of Motta Internacional, S.A., BG Financial Group, S.A., Inversiones Costa del Este, S.A., ASSA Compañía de Seguros, S.A., Petroleos Delta, S.A., Productos Toledanos, S.A., Financiera Automotriz, S.A., Televisora Nacional, S.A., Hotel Miramar Inter-Continental and Industrias Panama Boston, S.A.

Alfredo Arias Loredo

Mr. Alfredo Arias Loredo serves as an Independent Director of Copa Holdings SA. He is the former Executive President of Cerveceria Nacional, S.A. Mr. Arias Loredo is a member of the Board of Trustees of ANCON (Asociación Nacional para la Conservación de la Naturaleza). Mr. Arias Loredo received a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering and an M.S. in Industrial Management, both from Georgia Institute of Technology.

Roberto Artavia Loria

Mr. Roberto Artavia Loria serves as an Independent Director of Copa Holdings SA. He is Chairman of Viva Trust and Viva Services, President of the Fundación Latinoamérica Posible in Panama and Costa Rica, Board Member and visiting professor of INCAE Business School, and Director of MarViva Foundation in Panama. Mr. Artavia Loria is also an advisor to the governments of five countries in Latin America, and a strategic advisor to Purdy Motor, S.A., the Panama Canal Authority, Coyol Free Zone and Business Park, Grupo Nacion and FUNDESA, among other organizations in the region. Mr. Artavia Loria also serves on the Board of Directors of the World Resources Institute and the Foundation for Management Education in Central America, both in Washington, Compañía Cervecera de Nicaragua, OBS Americas in Costa Rica, and IDC of Guatemala.

Jose Castaneda Velez

Mr. Jose Castaneda Velez serves as the Independent Director of Copa Holdings SA. He is currently director of MMG Bank Corporation, MMG Trust S.A, and Multibank. Previously, Mr. Castañeda Velez was the chief executive officer of Banco Latinoamericano de Exportaciones, S.A.—BLADEX and has held managerial and officer level positions at Banco Río de la Plata, Citibank, N.A., Banco de Credito del Peru and Crocker National Bank. He is a graduate of the University of Lima.
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