Jonathan Baliff, MSFS’95

President and CEO, Bristow Group Inc

Jonathan E. Baliff is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Bristow Group Inc. Baliff joined the company as senior vice president and chief financial officer in October 2010. Prior to joining Bristow, Baliff was Executive Vice President at NRG Energy, where he led the development and implementation of NRG’s corporate strategy as well as acquisitions and business alliances. Prior to joining NRG, he was managing director in Credit Suisse’s Global Energy Group, where, since 1996, he advised energy companies on merger and acquisition assignments and project and corporate financings. Baliff started his business career at Standard & Poor’s Corp. and then J.P. Morgan’s Natural Resources Group. He served active duty in the U.S. Air Force for eight years from 1985 to 1993 in numerous assignments flying the F-4G Phantom, including the first combat missions during the first Gulf War. He retired with the rank of Captain. Mr. Baliff received a Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering from Georgia Tech and a Master in Foreign Service from Georgetown University. He and his wife, Barbara, have three children.