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CHC Group Appoints New Chief Financial Officer

Monday, December 11, 2017
CHC Group today announced the appointment of Scott Thanisch, as senior vice president and chief financial officer (CFO).

IRVING, TX - CHC Group today announced the appointment of Scott Thanisch, as senior vice president and chief financial officer (CFO). Thanisch has served as CHC’s interim CFO since October with responsibility for the Company’s global finance organization.

"We are delighted to have Scott take on the CFO role at such an important point in CHC’s transformation,” said Karl Fessenden, President and CEO of CHC Helicopter. “I am confident his breadth of expertise in finance, treasury and strategy will serve us well as we continue our focus on delivering profitable growth. I want to congratulate Scott on behalf of the CHC Board of Managers and our management team.”

“I am honored to have this opportunity,” said Thanisch. “I look forward to continuing working closely with the talented team at CHC and contributing to our future success.”

Thanisch joined CHC in April 2016 as Vice President and Treasurer, leading CHC’s financial planning and analysis and treasury functions throughout the Company’s financial restructuring. Thanisch has more than 20 years of progressive leadership positions in finance, treasury and corporate development with companies including PLH Group, Dell and Sabre. He holds an M.B.A. from Southern Methodist University and a B.B.A. in Accounting from the University of Texas.

For 70 years, CHC Helicopter has provided safe, reliable, cost-effective helicopter service in some of the most remote and challenging environments around the world. With extensive experience transporting customers in the oil and gas industry, supporting search-and-rescue and EMS contracts, and providing maintenance, repair and overhaul services, our dedication to safety and reputation for quality and innovation help our customers reach beyond what they thought possible. Visit  www.chcheli.com for information.

Susan Gordon, +
Senior Director, Global Communications

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