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At the core of CAVU is passion, talent and experience. An engineering team that has broken the barrier time and time again and created incredible success for our clients. The best minds in the industry are here with CAVU, ready to see the future and create the next big attraction. Let us bring the exceptional—and the unexpected—to your project

EXECUTIVE TEAM

PETER R. SCHNABEL

CEO

Peter has continuously been at the forefront of innovation in the attractions business. He’s not just ahead of trends; he’s crafting the future of the industry. He has sold and managed the development of virtually every type of ride for amusement parks — often being the first to see into the future, conceiving new designs and manufacturing processes. Drawing on more than 40 years in the amusement industry, Peter offers clients unparalleled knowledge of attraction design, manufacturing and installation.

KEN YAO

CFO

As CFO, Ken is responsible for executing CAVU’s strategic plan and actively oversees CAVU’s global divisions to ensure all strategic goals are met or exceeded. He manages all budgets and ensures resources are properly allocated. Ken has in depth knowledge of corporate governance and guides CAVU in the direction of general management best practices. Ken enforces adherence to legal guidelines and in-house policies to maintain the company’s legality and business ethics. He ensures departments meet their individual goals and are responsible for overall accountability to shareholders.

MARK STEPANIAN

Vice President of Innovation & Engineering

Mark has extensive experience on the engineering and project management side of large scale roller coaster projects from $5 million to $32 million. Mark has a strong insight into the identification, prioritization, and solution generation of technical and business issues across several concurrent projects. He has been a key player in the successful integration of main attraction components such as the ride vehicles, track and structure, and controls systems along with the planning and management of human capital such as scheduling, resource allocation, and customer service.

JAMES WEI

Senior Vice President, Business Development, Asia

James is responsible for CAVU’s market position and achieve growth in Greater China and Asia. From defining long-term organizational strategic goals, identifying strategic and business opportunities, to negotiating and closing successful business deals for CAVU, James will work with clients and CAVU team to deliver high-quality, high-impact work that makes up the core of CAVU’s reputation.

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