Martin Walter awarded General Counsel of the Year at the European Counsel Awards 2023

AFG is thrilled to announce that Martin Walter, Chief Counsel and Head of Legal, has been honored with the prestigious General Counsel of the Year award at the European Counsel Awards 2023. The event, held on Tuesday, 27 June at The Honourable Artillery Company in London and organized by Lexology, recognizes outstanding achievements and excellence in the legal profession across Europe.

The General Counsel of the Year award is a testament to Martin Walter’s exceptional legal expertise, strategic vision, and significant contributions to AFG’s success. Martin’s dedication, hard work, and unwavering commitment to excellence have made him a truly deserving recipient of this esteemed accolade.

AFG’s CEO, Christian Nuehlen, congratulated Martin Walter, emphasizing the significance of this recognition and its reflection of AFG’s commitment to excellence. “We are immensely proud of Martin for being awarded General Counsel of the Year at the European Counsel Awards 2023. This prestigious honor is a testament to his exceptional legal expertise, unwavering dedication, and remarkable achievements. Martin has consistently displayed a strong commitment to providing top-notch legal counsel to AFG and its clients, enabling us to navigate complex legal landscapes with confidence.”

This award reinforces AFG’s commitment to excellence in the legal field and further establishes the company as a global leader in aircraft trading. AFG recognizes the crucial role played by its legal team in delivering exceptional results and maintaining the highest standards of corporate governance.

AFG extends its warmest congratulations to Martin Walter on this remarkable achievement and looks forward to his continued success in driving the company’s legal strategies and initiatives.

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AFG (Aircraft Finance Germany) is a leading aircraft trading company specializing in providing innovative and tailored solutions to the aviation industry. With a deep understanding of the unique challenges and opportunities in commercial and business aviation. AFG leverages its expertise, extensive network, and commitment to excellence to deliver exceptional value to its clients. AFG’s comprehensive range of services includes aircraft acquisition and sales, aircraft financing, aircraft ownership & asset management, aircraft passenger-to-freighter conversion and advisory services, making it the preferred choice for airlines, lessors, and aviation industry stakeholders worldwide.