Davidson Kempner Capital Management LP (“Davidson Kempner”), an institutional investment management firm, today announced the launch of Ashland Place Finance LLC (“Ashland Place”). Ashland Place is an institutional financing platform offering innovative capital solutions to the global commercial aerospace industry. The business will be led by Jennifer Villa Tennity, a veteran aircraft leasing and banking executive.
Ashland Place will be a wholly-owned subsidiary of Davidson Kempner formed to provide sourcing and loan arrangements in the aviation space. Davidson Kempner has significant experience in commercial aviation industry investments and its new platform expands the firm’s capabilities in the sector.