Kenn Ricci

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Kenn Ricci’s Birthday Highlights

Birth Name

Kenn Ricci

Place Of Birth

Cleveland, USA


65 years old

Birth Date

September 02, 1956

Star Sign


Kenn Ricci Facts

Child Star?




Education & Qualifications

Cleveland Marshall College of Law

Net Worth

$5 million

Current Partner

Pamela Ricci



Chinese Year

Year of the Monkey

About Kenn Ricci 

American aviation entrepreneur Kenneth C. "Kenn" Ricci is the founder and principal of Directional Aviation Capital, and also acts as its chairman.

Directional Aviation Capital owns or invests in a number of aviation businesses, including Flight Options and Flexjet. Ricci has helped start or run other businesses, such as Nextant Aerospace as well as Constant Aviation, and is an operating director at Resilience Capital Partners, which is a private equity firm with a diverse portfolio of firms, including an investment in Flight Options.

By launching Corporate Wings, an organization that manages planes and operates charter flights, Ricci launched his entrepreneurial career in 1981. Between 1981 and 1985, the firm saw significant growth, with yearly revenues rising from $300,000 to over $3.4 million. The company was part of the Inc. 500 rankings of the nation's fastest-growing businesses.

Kenn Ricci Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Kenn Ricci’s net worth?

Kenn Ricci has a net worth of $5 million.

How much does Kenn Ricci earn per year?

Kenn Ricci's annual income is currently unknown.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How old is Kenn Ricci?

Born on September 3, 1956, Kenn Ricci is 66 years old as of 2022.

Childhood And Education

Before fame, Kenn Ricci attended Cleveland-Marshall College of Law and the University of Notre Dame. He holds pilot certifications for the Gulfstream, Falcon, and Citation aircrafts. Bill Clinton used him as his personal pilot during his first run for the US presidency.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Kenn Ricci’s partner?

Kenn Ricci is married to a woman name Pamela. Kenn Ricci appears to keep his family life private, so little else is known about it.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Kenn Ricci serves as the aviation adviser for the Guggenheim Aero Opportunity Fund in addition to serving on the committees of University Hospitals, the Smithsonian, and numerous other organizations. Ricci is also a member of the University of Notre Dame's board of trustees. He belongs to the Young Presidents' Association.

In 2017, Kenn Ricci gave $100 million to the University of Notre Dame through a Charitable Succession Partnership, a method of giving he invented, making it the largest unconstrained contribution in the school's history. He has also given to Notre Dame in various other ways, including a $5 million contribution in 2016 to build the Band of the Fighting Irish, the university's marching band, an outdoor home. In 1985, Corporate Wings, his first business, was recognized as one of the Inc. 500's fastest-growing firms.

Other Interesting Kenn Ricci Facts And Trivia

  • Kenn Ricci made a massive contribution to the University of Notre Dame in 2017 when he gave the institution $100 million, the highest donation in the school's history.
  • Before fame, Ricci attended Cleveland-Marshall College of Law where he gained his bachelor's degree.
  • He holds pilot certifications for the Gulfstream, Falcon, and Citation aircraft.
  • Bill Clinton used him as his personal pilot during his first run for the US presidency.
  • Ricci was given the Living Legends of Aviation Lifetime Aviation Entrepreneur Award.
  • He is considered one of the most prestigious names in the aviation industry.

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