Meet our people

John Petkovic, Chief Executive Officer, Macquarie Rotorcraft Leasing

John has an extensive background in aviation finance. He played a key role in establishing Macquarie’s aircraft leasing business and served as its Chief Financial Officer before his appointment as Chief Executive Officer of the new Macquarie Rotorcraft Leasing operation.

Before joining Macquarie, John was responsible for strategy at AWAS leading up to its sale. John has previously worked at PWC and is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants. He holds a degree in Commerce from the University of New South Wales.

Greg Allen A’slinger, Chief Commercial Officer, Macquarie Rotorcraft Leasing

Greg began his helicopter career in 1990 as an electronic news gathering pilot. Prior to Macquarie, he was CEO of an authorized Airbus, Agusta and Bell Helicopter Customer Service Facility.

Greg is a graduate of Franklin Pierce University.

Sarah Johnston, General Counsel, Macquarie Rotorcraft Leasing

Sarah has been General Counsel of Macquarie Rotorcraft since its inception.

Before joining Macquarie Rotorcraft, Sarah served as Corporate Counsel of Willis Lease Finance Corporation and earlier as Associate General Counsel for Building Materials Holding Corporation. Sarah also practiced law at Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher where she advised clients on secured finance, business restructuring and bankruptcy matters.

Sarah graduated from the UC Berkeley School of Law and also studied Finance at Santa Clara University.

Trey Wade, VP, Sales and Marketing, Macquarie Rotorcraft Leasing

Trey joined Macquarie from Textron, Inc. where he held several key roles, including General Manager of Cessna Aircraft Co., leading a joint venture in China producing business jets. He was also General Manager of Bell Helicopter’s commercial training and director for customer support.

In addition, Trey served in the US Army as a Company Commander, providing direct support to task forces in Kuwait.

Trey is a graduate of the US Military Academy and holds an MBA from Texas Christian University.