Dave Barger

Operating Partner

Dave is an Operating Partner at Connor Capital SB. He co-founded JetBlue Airways Corporation in 1998 and served as its Chief Executive Officer from May 2007 to February 2015. He served as the President of JetBlue Airways Corporation from August 1998 to September 2007 and from June 2009 to December 2013. Dave also served as its Chief Operating Officer from August 1998 to March 2007, and was a member of JetBlue’s Board of Directors. From 1992 to 1998, he served in various management positions with Continental Airlines, including Vice President of the Newark hub. Dave held various Director level positions at Continental Airlines from 1988 to 1992. From 1982 to 1988, he served in various positions with New York Air, including Director of Stations. He has been a Non-Executive Director of AIM Aviation Ltd since February 2014. Dave has been a Director of gategroup Holding AG since April 2015, and serves as a Director at The Partnership for New York City, Inc. He serves as a Member of the Board of Governors at International Air Transport Association (IATA). Dave attended the University of Michigan.