KGAL Group is a leading independent investment and asset manager with an investment volume of around 15.2 billion euros. The investments focus on long-term capital investments for institutional and private investors in real estate, infrastructure and aviation. The Group, with its 350+ employees was founded more than 50 years ago and is based in Grünwald, south of Munich. KGAL Aviation, jointly with its subsidiary GOAL, offers the full spectrum of aviation investment services.
In the course of our 40-year experience in aircraft investments, KGAL has launched 58 aircraft retail funds, 81 aircraft private placements and three aircraft institutional funds. These funds translate into a cumulative aircraft fund investment volume realised by KGAL Group of more than USD 8.6 billion. In addition, KGAL has initiated USD 16.8 billion of cumulative investment volume for structured aircraft finance transactions.
KGAL is a full service platform that emphasises a holistic and active fund management approach. KGAL's aviation department, together with members of our joint venture with Lufthansa, GOAL, form a highly qualified and diversified team. With many years of experience in the financial service industry as well as in the airline industry, we provide outstanding services to our partners and guarantee responsible management of our assets. Apart from the commercial asset management, specialists from GOAL also undertake the technical fleet management of our aircraft as well as remarketing of the fleet.
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