Francesco Baccarani joined SGI Aviation in 2008 as Technical Manager of SGI Aviation Engines.
He has over 17 years of airline and aviation experience, with an expertise in Commercial Aircraft Engines. He has knowledge on most engine type used on today’s commercial aviation aircrafts. Francesco was promoted VP Technical in 2019 and he is now managing the SGI office in Singapore. He is providing support to Lessors during Aircraft Transactions, Pre Purchase Inspections and Mid Lease Inspection. At the same time, Francesco is working in the SGI Asset Management department and he is managing the engines of 50+ aircraft and 12 spares that SGI has currently under asset management. Francesco also takes care of Engine Redeliveries, Engine Shop Visits management (from workscoping before engine induction up to invoice reviews and claim calculation) and Pre Purchase Inspections.
Previously, Mr. Baccarani held the position of Technical Manager Engine Services for IASG, a consultancy company based in London.
In 2003, he was appointed Powerplant Engineer at Volare Airlines where he managed Engine Troubleshooting and Engine Condition Monitoring.