Transportation

Onex is led by the firm’s founder and CEO, Gerry Schwartz, and President Bobby Le Blanc, as well as experienced leaders at each of our businesses.

  • Wes Dick
    Wes Dick
    Managing Director and Head
    Wes Dick
    Wes Dick
    Managing Director and Head
    Location San Francisco / New York
    Joined Onex 2022

    Wes is leading Onex’ new platform focused on investing in transportation-related assets used for land, air, marine and industrial applications.

    Wes has more than 22 years of experience financing and investing in transportation assets. Prior to joining Onex, Wes spent nearly 15 years as a Senior Vice President at BBAM LP, the world’s third largest aircraft leasing business and an Onex Partners portfolio company. Wes led BBAM’s capital raising efforts and was an integral part of the senior leadership team that grew the business through the NYSE-listing of Fly Leasing Limited and the establishment of Incline Aviation, one of the world’s first private equity funds dedicated to investing in commercial aircraft on operating lease. Wes started his career at Credit Suisse in 2000 where he was involved in financing efforts across a wide range of transportation assets including aircraft, railcars, vessels and containers.

    Wes earned a Bachelor of Business Administration from Acadia University in Canada.

  • Keith Allman
    Keith Allman
    Managing Director
    Keith Allman
    Keith Allman
    Managing Director
    Location New York
    Joined Onex 2022

    Keith is a Managing Director with Onex’ new platform focused on investing in transportation-related assets used for land, air, marine and industrial applications.

    Keith has more than 20 years of experience with transportation finance and investment through positions in investment banking and asset management. Prior to joining Onex, Keith’s banking experience included roles at Citigroup, Deutsche Bank and most recently MUFG where he ran a division in the structured credit group, with a heavy emphasis on financing transportation assets in aviation, shipping containers, railcars and mid-ticket equipment. While there he innovated new products that brought capital markets investors directly into transportation debt and equity investments. Keith also previously worked at Loomis Sayles, investing in the debt and equity of portfolios of transportation assets.

    Keith earned dual Bachelor degrees in Political Science and Psychology from UCLA and a Master degree in International Finance and Banking from Columbia University.