CEO & Board Member | Aviation and Aerospace executive
United States of America
Dynamic CEO who partners with Private Equity, Fortune 500, and early stage companies to accelerate efficiencies and high growth. Extensive experience in energy, aviation / aerospace, software & SaaS,...see more
Aerospace & Defense
Confirmed hourly rate
Available on short notice
Independent Board Member
WD Lab Grown Diamonds
Sep 2020 - Present
WD Lab Grown Diamonds supplies progressive diamond retailers, wholesalers and manufacturers with lab-grown diamonds made in the USA.
Chief Executive Officer
Feb 2020 - Present
Form Technologies is a leading global group of precision component manufacturers operating 28 design and production facilities in 19 countries worldwide.
Operating Partner, Adviser
Nov 2017 - Feb 2020
CEO - Aerostructures N.A.
Aug 2015 - Nov 2017
Provide overall leadership to >$1B diverse Aerostructures businesses. GKN Aerospace is a global engineering group that make essential components for the aviation industry.
Feb 2014 - Aug 2015
GE Power is a world leader in power generation and water technologies for utilities, independent power producers and industrial applications.
Sep 2011 - Feb 2014
-Provide leadership for $1.4B diverse industrial company, encompassing 13 facilities in 6 countries serving various aerospace and power generation markets. -Develop and execute strategi...see more
Jul 2009 - Sep 2011
-Overall leadership of GE's Electronics and Actuation businesses in the UK. -These businesses provide avionics systems, power distribution systems, landing gear actuation systems, and...see more
May 2008 - Jun 2009
-Led GE Aviation's subsidiary UEC business in Asheville, NC. -Manufactured wide range of industry customers in rotating parts for engiens, and complex structural components for energy c...see more
Dec 2005 - May 2008
Led GE Aviation's Madisonville Turbine Airfoil Facility in the production of all of GE Aviation's 'hot section' Airfoil components -Site produced goods that supported >$2B of GE Aviatio...see more
Global Sourcing Leader - C&A
Apr 2004 - Nov 2005
-Global sourcing leader for Controls and Accessories with an annual procurement buy of $500M, and leadership of a >40 person sourcing team -Improved OTD delivery by 8% -Initiated new su...see more
Technical Director - Comanche
Sep 2002 - Mar 2004
-Developed the manufacturing strategy for more than 2000 composite and metallic part numbers for the Comanche helicopter program -Led >30 Manufacturing engineers/tool makers through des...see more
Apr 2001 - Aug 2002
-Six Sigma Black Belt for GE Aviation's Middle River Facility, a >$400M Aviation house focusing on thrust reversers and structural components for aerospace vehicles. -Implemented projec...see more