NEXA Capital Partners draws on the diverse backgrounds, skills, experience, and creativity of professional managers selected on the basis of both their prior accomplishments in industry, finance, and government, and their achievement in leading academic institutions. NEXA's leadership have served as executives and key advisors at the top tier of leading companies and government agencies around the world. Our expertise and track record are applied to enhance total investment value by providing the insight, objectivity, judgment, and expertise required to make critical investment and operating decisions.
With thirty years' industry experience, Mike is a trusted advisor to institutional investors and top management in the aerospace, transportation and finance sectors. Michael specializes in corporate finance, business strategy, enterprise value dynamics and value creation.
Captain Krakowski previously served as the COO of the FAA's Air Traffic Organization, where he was responsible for all aspects of the U.S. air traffic control system - its operation and maintenance, financial performance, research and acquisition of new systems and equipment, and planning for the ATC system of the future. He also spent nearly 30 years at United Airlines in a variety of senior management positions, including VP Flight Operations, where he was responsible for flight operations, flight training and standards, technology and labor relations.
As Vice President, Phil works in client facing services, has supported investment analysis, business case studies and project finance. He has worked with NEXA clients on complex public sector projects including SENSR, the FAA DVT remediation program and the eLORAN rollout initiative. With NEXA's private sector clients, he has supported M&A work including valuation studies, capital and debt placements with several eVTOL, conventional aircraft and supply chain manufacturers in the United States.
As a Director, Chase is responsible for aerospace market and industry research, developing financial models, conducting business case analysis and performing M&A due diligence.