Michael Francis is a Managing Director with Silicon Valley Private Bank and is responsible for aircraft finance originations and subject matter expertise for the Bank. Mr. Francis has over 25 years in the private aviation industry in a variety of senior leadership roles in aircraft banking, flight operations, and aircraft sales. Mr. Francis has an MBA from Northeastern University and a BS in Aviation Management from Daniel Webster College. He also holds a commercial pilots license.
Mr. Francis is currently involved with MBAA’s scholarship committee and board member nomination committee, serving as chairman of both committees. He has been on the MBAA Board since 2016.