• Khanh T. Tran

    CIT Board Member

    Khanh T. Tran is the president & chief executive officer of Aviation Capital Group, a full-service aircraft leasing and asset management company that is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Pacific Life Insurance Company. Mr. Tran has been with Pacific Life for 25 years, serving as its president, chief investment officer, chief financial officer and treasurer during his tenure.

    Before joining Pacific Life in 1990, Mr. Tran held financial positions at The Vons Companies, Inc., a supermarket retailer in Southern California, and The Flying Tiger Line, Inc., then the world’s largest global airfreight company that was acquired by Federal Express in 1988. He started his career at United California Bank in 1980.

    Mr. Tran is based in Southern California and received his Master of Business Administration in Finance and Marketing from the University of California Los Angeles and Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Political Science from Whittier College. 

    He was named to the CIT Board of Directors in July 2017, and also serves on the CIT Bank, N.A. subsidiary board.