John McClain  Holmes, III net worth and biography

John Holmes, III Biography and Net Worth


John M. Holmes is President and Chief Executive Officer of AAR (NYSE: AIR), a leading aviation services provider to commercial airlines and government customers worldwide. He also serves on AAR’s Board of Directors.

Holmes joined AAR in 2001 as Director of Mergers and Acquisitions. In 2003, he became General Manager of AAR’s Parts Supply business and progressively assumed responsibility of the other businesses that comprise Aviation Services — Integrated Solutions,  and MRO Services— with a focus on achieving growth and operational efficiencies. Holmes led the expansion of AAR’s Integrated Solutions through the acquisition of Airinmar®, a component repair cycle management company, and the expansion of MRO Services with the acquisition of Premier Aviation. He also launched AAR Digital Services to support the continued growth of Parts Supply and OEM Services through better purchasing and closer connections for OEM partners.

After driving double-digit growth and establishing a strong leadership team to build on AAR’s culture of innovation and execution, Holmes was appointed President and Chief Operating Officer in 2017, where he focused on maximizing performance and identifying new strategies to drive additional growth. In 2018, he was named President and Chief Executive Officer of AAR, the third since the company’s founding in 1955. 

Holmes serves on the boards of Columbia College Chicago, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago Foundation, Lincoln Park Zoo, Shedd Aquarium, Alliance Francaise, Economic Club of Chicago and World Business Chicago. He is also a member of the Commercial Club of Chicago, YPO and the Wings Club.

Prior to joining AAR, Holmes spent time in investment banking and private equity. He earned a bachelor’s degree in finance from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and an MBA from the University of Chicago.

What is John McClain Holmes, III's net worth?

The estimated net worth of John McClain Holmes, III is at least $22.36 million as of October 11th, 2023. Mr. Holmes, III owns 321,766 shares of AAR stock worth more than $22,362,737 as of December 9th. This net worth evaluation does not reflect any other investments that Mr. Holmes, III may own. Learn More about John McClain Holmes, III's net worth.

How do I contact John McClain Holmes, III?

The corporate mailing address for Mr. Holmes, III and other AAR executives is ONE AAR PLACE 1100 N. WOOD DALE ROAD, WOOD DALE IL, 60191. AAR can also be reached via phone at (630) 227-2000 and via email at [email protected]. Learn More on John McClain Holmes, III's contact information.

Has John McClain Holmes, III been buying or selling shares of AAR?

During the past quarter, John McClain Holmes, III has sold $2,031,641.32 in AAR stock. Most recently, John Mcclain Holmes III sold 10,000 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Wednesday, October 11th. The shares were sold at an average price of $60.99, for a transaction totalling $609,900.00. Following the completion of the sale, the chief executive officer now directly owns 321,766 shares of the company's stock, valued at $19,624,508.34. Learn More on John McClain Holmes, III's trading history.

Who are AAR's active insiders?

AAR's insider roster includes Anthony Anderson (Director), Michael Boyce (Director), John Holmes, III (CEO), Eric Pachapa (CAO), and David Storch (Director). Learn More on AAR's active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of AAR?

During the last year, insiders at the aerospace company sold shares 24 times. They sold a total of 329,832 shares worth more than $18,048,498.93. The most recent insider tranaction occured on October, 12th when Director Peter Pace sold 5,561 shares worth more than $328,599.49. Insiders at AAR own 4.3% of the company. Learn More about insider trades at AAR.

Information on this page was last updated on 10/12/2023.

John McClain Holmes, III Insider Trading History at AAR

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
10/11/2023Sell10,000$60.99$609,900.00321,766View SEC Filing Icon  
10/4/2023Sell12,363$59.04$729,911.52321,766View SEC Filing Icon  
10/2/2023Sell11,810$58.58$691,829.80321,766View SEC Filing Icon  
9/29/2023Sell10,000$60.05$600,500.00321,766View SEC Filing Icon  
8/10/2023Sell4,960$60.32$299,187.20321,766View SEC Filing Icon  
8/4/2023Sell8,237$60.28$496,526.36321,766View SEC Filing Icon  
7/27/2023Sell10,000$58.02$580,200.00321,766View SEC Filing Icon  
3/24/2023Sell70,000$53.52$3,746,400.00268,611View SEC Filing Icon  
1/20/2023Sell14,233$48.03$683,610.99268,611View SEC Filing Icon  
1/18/2023Sell20,767$49.27$1,023,190.09268,611View SEC Filing Icon  
1/3/2023Sell10,000$44.37$443,700.00278,611View SEC Filing Icon  
12/28/2022Sell798$44.25$35,311.50278,611View SEC Filing Icon  
10/31/2022Sell57,000$44.53$2,538,210.00278,611View SEC Filing Icon  
4/20/2022Sell25,000$51.19$1,279,750.00244,041View SEC Filing Icon  
4/6/2022Sell15,100$47.23$713,173.00244,041View SEC Filing Icon  
4/4/2022Sell10,000$48.22$482,200.00244,041View SEC Filing Icon  
4/1/2022Sell18,235$48.33$881,297.55244,041View SEC Filing Icon  
3/30/2022Sell3,322$49.28$163,708.16View SEC Filing Icon  
3/28/2022Sell12,619$48.31$609,623.89View SEC Filing Icon  
3/29/2021Sell7,762$43.61$338,500.82117,683View SEC Filing Icon  
3/26/2021Sell5,615$42.78$240,209.70117,683View SEC Filing Icon  
12/21/2020Sell29,098$34.71$1,009,991.58128,798View SEC Filing Icon  
1/8/2020Sell11,000$47.47$522,170.00183,588View SEC Filing Icon  
1/6/2020Sell17,500$45.65$798,875.00183,588View SEC Filing Icon  
4/3/2017Sell5,000$34.10$170,500.00129,030View SEC Filing Icon  
10/11/2016Sell11,500$31.45$361,675.00140,417View SEC Filing Icon  
7/24/2014Sell5,000$27.48$137,400.00View SEC Filing Icon  
7/23/2014Sell1,140$27.82$31,714.80View SEC Filing Icon  
7/22/2014Sell700$28.02$19,614.00View SEC Filing Icon  
7/31/2013Sell14,007$23.68$331,685.76View SEC Filing Icon  
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John McClain Holmes, III Buying and Selling Activity at AAR

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AAR Company Overview

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AAR Corp. provides products and services to commercial aviation, government, and defense markets worldwide. It operates through Aviation Services and Expeditionary Services segments. The Aviation Services segment engages in lease and sale of new, overhauled and repaired engine, and airframe parts and components, as well as aircrafts; and offers customized flight hour component inventory and repair, warranty claim management, and outsourcing programs for engine and airframe parts and components. This segment also provides fleet management and operations of customer-owned aircraft for the U.S. Department of State; customized performance-based supply chain logistics programs, which includes material planning, sourcing, logistics, information and program management, airframe and maintenance planning, and component repair, and overhaul services for U.S. Department of Defense and foreign governments. Further, it offers airframe inspection, maintenance, repair and overhaul, painting services, line maintenance, modifications, structural repairs, avionics service and installation, exterior and interior refurbishment, and engineering services and support; and repair and overhaul components including landing gears, wheels, and brakes for commercial and military aircraft; and operates six airframe maintenance facilities and one landing gear overhaul facility. The Expeditionary Services segment designs, manufactures, and repairs transportation pallets and containers and shelters for military and humanitarian tactical deployment activities, including armories, supply and parts storage, refrigeration systems, tactical operation centers, briefing rooms, laundry and kitchen facilities, water treatment, and sleeping quarters, as well as engages in provision of engineering, design, and system integration services for specialized command and control systems. AAR Corp. was founded in 1951 and is headquartered in Wood Dale, Illinois.
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