Management


WILLIAM POLYI | PRESIDENT & CEO         

  • 30+ years of aviation experience in sales, leasing, and management.

  • Started his career with Pratt & Whitney Canada.

  • Formerly the Senior Vice President of the AGES Group.

  • Graduated with a BA in COMM from McGill University, and is fluent in several languages.

bill.polyi@magellangroup.net

Robert Suhs | Vice PResident of Commercial aircraft PARTS division

  • 20+ years in the aviation industry.

  • Specialist in engine and airframe MRO, sales, and management.

  • Previously employed by Delta Tech Ops, Honeywell Aerospace, and Sermatech International.

  • Graduated from San Diego State University with a BA in International Business.

rob.suhs@magellangroup.net

RONALD HANKINS | VICE PRESIDENT OF ENGINE PARTS DIVISION

  • 28+ years in aviation, specializing in asset management and airframe and engine part sales.

  • Employers have included Aviall International, UNC Airwork, and Dallas Airmotive.

  • Previously the Director of Asset Management with Volvo Aero Services (formerly the AGES Group).

ron.hankins@magellangroup.net

caryn lapinski | Vice president Of Product Support

  • 33+ years of experience in the aviation industry.

  • Specialist in product support, repairs, and purchasing.

  • Previously employed with Volvo Aero Services (formerly the AGES Group), as the Vice President of Product support.

caryn.lapinski@magellangroup.net

MICHAEL STANGARONE | VICE PRESIDENT OF GLOBAL MARKETING

  • 20+ years in the aviation industry.

  • 7+ years Managing Director APAC for Magellan Aviation Singapore Pte. Ltd.

  • Formerly with GA Telesis and VAS.

  • Graduated from University of Connecticut, and some post grad studies at ERAU seeking MBA.

mike.stangarone@magellangroup.net

Raoul Rodriguez | vice president of consignment and asset management

  • 30+ years of aviation experience in repairs, purchasing and consignment.

  • Started his career as A&P mechanic with Cleveland Pneumatics in landing gear overhaul.

  • Formerly the Director of Consignments with VAS.

  • Graduated with a BS in Mechanical Engineering from University of South Florida.

raoul.rodriguez@magellangroup.net

niall duggan | managing director 

  • 15+ years of experience in the aviation industry, specializing in spare parts trading and engine leasing.

  • Employers have included Dell Products Europe BV, and Price Warehouse.

  • Previously the Financial Controller for Volvo Aero Services Shannon Ltd. (formerly the AGES Group).

niall.duggan@magellangroup.net

ben murphy | general manager

  • 28+ years of experience in aviation industry, specializing in sales, marketing, and customer support.

  • Previously the Sales Manager for PWN International Asia / Pacific and the Marketing / Customer Support Manager of Airmotive Ireland.

ben.murphy@magellangroup.net

GERRY BURKE | SPECIAL PROJECTS

  • 30+ years of commercial rotable experience in inventory management, product support, and sales.

  • Employers have included GPA Pacific Aero Support, Airmotive Ireland and the Irish Air Force.

  • Previously the General Manager of Volvo Aero Services Shannon Ltd. (formerly the AGES Group).

gerry.burke@magellangroup.net

amanda dunn | vice president, legal & CONTRACTS

  • 19+ year career as a corporate generalist, specializing in aviation law.

  • Member of Florida Bar.

  • Received her JD and MBA from Nova Southeastern University and her BBA in International Business from Florida Atlantic University.

amanda.dunn@magellangroup.net