Register Now

Ryan Goepel

EVP & CFO, Global Crossing Airlines

A seasoned finance and operations executive with over 22 years of experience, formed part of the founding team for Global Crossing Airlines and Canada Jetlines. Prior to joining Global Crossing Airlines served as the CFO for Flair Airlines Canada to transition this BA320 charter operator to a profitable low cost scheduled carrier.  Profitability was achieved through the modernization of the fleet, optimization of the flight schedule to focus and grow profitable routes, the revamping of key personal and the installation of a data driven, cost conscious operating mentality while preserving best in class safety, reliability and on time performance.  Prior to Flair, CFO for ZEiTECS, a GlobalX artificial lift technology company overseeing its sale to Schlumberger; KBR Services Business Unit Finance Leader overseeing 12,000 employees growing revenue from $300M to $3B.  In addition, he played a key role in the Burger King turnaround that culminated with a successful IPO.  He is a Certified Management Accountant, with an MBA from Texas A&M University and BA from the University of British Columbia.