Siggi has worked in the aviation industry for over 25 years and is a Vice President in the Technical Asset Management team, based in Miami, Florida, where he is responsible for technical aspects of aircraft lease negotiations and lease transition project management in the Americas region. Before joining SMBC Aviation Capital, Siggi spent over 12 years in various management roles at other aircraft leasing companies, responsible for lease negotiations and lease transitions worldwide. Earlier in his career, Siggi spent several years working for airlines, as well as in the general aviation sector where he was a general manager of a fixed based operation, servicing private, commercial, military, and firefighting aircraft. Siggi graduated from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University with degrees in Masters of Business Administration in Aviation and a Bachelor of Science in Management of Technical Operations. He also holds an Airframe & Powerplant licence from Spartan School of Aeronautics.