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DAE Capital

Dubai Aerospace Enterprise is one of the largest aircraft leasing companies in the world. Headquartered in Dubai and serving over 100 customers across every region in the world from seven offices in Dubai, Dublin, Amman, Singapore and the US. DAE offer a graduate programme each year to graduates wishing to pursue a career in the exciting, dynamic and diverse aircraft leasing and financing industry. The 2021 Graduate Programme closed on 12th November 2020.




EY is a leading global provider of professional services to the aviation sector, with over 2,000 professionals worldwide providing services to nearly every facet of the industry. They have invested in a formal Global Aviation Sector Group to address technical issues, coordinate knowledge sharing, and leverage their vast industry experience. EY is looking to take on natural talent and develop it across one of their five graduate programmes: Assurance (Audit), Consulting, Tax, Strategy & Transactions (Corporate Finance), IT, Data Analytics & Cyber. Applications are now closed for this year's graduate programme.



ISTAT Foundation

Founded in 1983, the International Society of Transport Aircraft Trading (ISTAT) is the premier international, not-for-profit organisation dedicated to providing aviation professionals with forums for increased networking and educational opportunities. The ISTAT Foundation Portal is open for university students to register and apply for internship positions and graduate placements at ISTAT member companies.



Killick Aerospace

Killick Aerospace has been a leading provider of Commercial Engine, Airframe, and Rotable parts & components to major Airlines, MROs, and Operators across the globe with an emphasis on Airbus A320 and Boeing 737NG aircraft as well as CFM56-5B/7B and V2500-A5 engines. Killick stocks a variety of key parts and components and can work with operators and service centres to provide standard and AOG support. Killick currently does not offer a graduate programme.




KPMG is at the heart of business in Ireland. Their offices are based in Dublin, Belfast, Cork and Galway. KPMG is recognised as the Aviation Finance & Leasing Centre of Excellence, advising the international leasing industry for over 30 years. KPMG offers graduates the chance to work for the Audit, Tax, Consulting & Deal Advisory or Legal Services departments at KPMG. The 2021 KPMG graduate programme is now closed.



PWC Ireland

PricewaterhouseCoopers are the most extensive professional services firm in Ireland. Pwc Ireland offer a broad range of services across audit, tax and advisory. PwC is one of the largest employers in the world with more than 236,000 people across 158 countries. They offer cross-functional advisory, assurance and tax services in the aviation industry. PwC's integrated approach gives their clients peace of mind and guides their businesses toward efficiency, profitability and success with total gross revenues of US$42.4 Billion in 2019. PwC offer graduate programmes in Assurance, Risk Assurance and Tax. The 2021 PwC Graduate Programme is now closed.



SMBC Aviation Capital

SMBC Aviation Capital is a leading global aircraft leasing company. SMBC AC leases commercial jet aircraft to airlines and offers investors and aircraft owners a range of investment opportunities and management services. The SMBC AC graduate programme aims to develop a talent base for the future. Graduates are given real responsibility and direct involvement on major projects as well as the opportunity to work with transaction team members. The 2021 SMBC Aviation Capital Graduate Programme has now closed.