Lobo Leasing was formed in 2011 by Howard Wolf, Bill Wolf and John Contas – all veterans of the helicopter operating and leasing industry.

In December, 2013, Lobo management entered into an agreement with GSO Capital Partners LP, a global investment platform of The Blackstone Group L.P. to form Lobo Leasing Limited headquartered in Dublin, Ireland. Founded in 1986, Blackstone is one of the leading alternative investment firms in the world having in excess of $449.6 billion* in assets under management.

In addition to its headquarters in Dublin, Lobo have offices in the San Francisco Bay area, London area, and Rio de Janeiro.

*as of March 31, 2018