Michael Dwyer is the co-founder and managing partner of Guardian Jet, one of the world’s leading jet aircraft brokerage and consulting firms.
A leader in aircraft capital planning, fleet optimization, aircraft brokerage and aviation business consulting, Mike has authored many industry articles and regularly speaks at industry forums. He is well-regarded throughout business aviation for his expertise, professionalism and integrity.
Since 2002, his mission always has been to create a transparent, client-focused business. In an effort to share important aircraft data with clients, Mike leads the development of the company’s proprietary Market Survey, whereby clients receive a current valuation of their aircraft in a Guardian Estimate™. Mike is also responsible for product development of the “Vault,” the firm’s online aviation asset management portal, which includes JetFinder™ and other valuable online tools.
Prior to Guardian Jet, Mike held Regional Sales Manager positions at Gulfstream Aerospace, Cessna Citation and Mooney Aircraft.
An avid and experienced pilot, he has amassed nearly 4,000 hours of flight time. He holds an Airline Transport Pilot rating and earned type ratings for the seaplane and Cessna CitationJet. He is also a Certified Flight Instructor.
Mike earned a bachelor’s degree in Business Management from the University of Rhode Island, in Kingston, Rhode Island, and a master’s degree in Finance from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, in Troy, New York.