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Mr. William A. Franke is Founder & Managing Partner at Indigo Partners LLC.

In addition to founding Indigo Partners in 2002, Mr. Franke is Managing General Partner of Newbridge Latin America.

He has been President and Owner of Franke & Company since 1987. He previously served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of America West Holdings Corporation from February 1997 and President from April 1999 until his retirement on September 1, 2001.

Mr. Franke received a Bachelor of Arts degree and a bachelor of law degree from Stanford University. Mr. Franke was a Director of Phelps Dodge Corp. and ON Semiconductor Corp., which he joined in December 1999. Mr. Franke currently serves as the Chairman for Spirit Airlines.

Current positions of William A. Franke 
NameTitle Since
Wizz Air Holdings Plc
Chairman 2004
Controladora Vuela Compañía de Aviación, S.A.B. de C.V.
Director 2010
Frontier Airlines, Inc. Chairman -
Frontier Group Holdings Inc Chairman 2013
JETSMART SpA Chairman -
Concesionaria Vuela Compañía de Aviación SAPI de CV Director -
Wizz Air Hungary Ltd. Chairman 2004
Bristol Group SA Director -
JetSmarter, Inc. Director 2017
Falcon Acquisitions Group, Inc. Director -
Jetsmart Holdings Ltd. Director 2016
Newbridge Latin America LP Managing Partner 1996
Indigo Partners LLC Managing Partner 2002

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