Country/Territory: United States of America


Established in 2005, Castlelake is a private investment firm headquartered in Minneapolis, MN. The company manages private funds on behalf of endowments, foundations, public and private pension plans, private funds, family offices, insurance companies and sovereign wealth funds. Castlelake principals have acquired and serviced mid- to end-of-life aircraft assets for more than 20 years focussing on commercial aviation, including airframe and engine disassembly, as well as aircraft and engine leasing arrangements. Castlelake is based in London, UK and in Minneapolis, MN.

In Jan-2023, Castlelake established Itasca Re, a reinsurance company licensed in Bermuda, to offer insurance financing solutions to buyers and owners of commercial aircraft assets.

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