To grow its aircraft fleet, organic growth will be primary, but acquisitions may also be on the horizon for private equity-backed Air Lease Corp., which raised $802.5 million in an initial
public offering this week, CEO Steven Udvar-Hazy tells The Deal magazine. We spoke with Udvar-Hazy on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, moments after he rang the opening bell on Wednesday. Watch the video to find out whether or not he will try once again to take his former company, International Lease Finance Corp., off American International Group Inc.'s hands. - Mary Kathleen Flynn
It's time to take out the revolving doors and replace them with moving sidewalks as yet another top government official and Wall Street critic joins the private sector. For other updates launch today's Movers & shakers slideshow.