NEW YORK, New York and ATLANTA, Georgia — Global Atlantic Financial Group, a growing presence in the insurance and reinsurance industry, has announced that it has hired 34 employees from Infinity Rail, Infinity Aviation and Infinity Helicopter Leasing. The new employees have been unified as Infinity Transportation and will join the Global Atlantic investment team, increasing Infinity’s scale and access to capital. As a result, the capabilities and management of the Infinity lines has transferred to Global Atlantic.
“Equipment management is a large, scalable market that delivers consistent returns over the long term, which aligns well with the nature of the insurance business and Global Atlantic’s long-term focus,” said Gilles Dellaert, Chief Investment Officer for Global Atlantic. “We’re excited to bring these capabilities in-house with this experienced team.”
Uniting the Infinity talent and equipment management expertise with the financial strength and broader perspective of Global Atlantic will facilitate a growing presence for Infinity in the marketplace.
“With the strength and technology of Global Atlantic powering Infinity, we can really elevate the business and what we bring to the table for our clients,” said Mark McGreenery, CEO of Infinity Transportation.
Infinity Transportation will operate two divisions within Global Atlantic. Infinity Aviation will serve the market for fixed wing and rotary aviation equipment with leasing and capital services, and Infinity Rail and Intermodal will provide railroad and ground transportation equipment.
About Infinity Transportation
Infinity Transportation provides leasing and financing services for its clients in the aviation and rail markets, offering solutions tailored to their logistical and financial needs. Led by a team with over 75 years of combined transportation equipment management experience and a multi-billion dollar track record of transactions, the operation brings together asset managers with deep experience in all facets of equipment management.
The business is part of the investment team at Global Atlantic Financial Group, which, through its subsidiaries, offers retirement, life and reinsurance products for clients across the United States. With the broad perspective, resources and long-term outlook of Global Atlantic, Infinity Transportation is uniquely positioned to provide clients with diverse financing solutions.
About Global Atlantic
Global Atlantic Financial Group, through its subsidiaries, offers a broad range of retirement, life and reinsurance products designed to help our customers address financial challenges with confidence. A variety of options help Americans customize a strategy to fulfill their protection, accumulation, income, wealth transfer and end-of-life needs. In addition, Global Atlantic offers custom solutions and responsive service for the capital, risk and legacy-business management of life and annuity insurance companies around the world.
Global Atlantic was founded at Goldman Sachs in 2004 and separated as an independent company in 2013. Its success is driven by a unique heritage that combines deep product and distribution knowledge with insightful investment and risk management, alongside a strong financial foundation of over $50 billion in assets.
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