Rick C.

President | Aviation OEM parts & components

United States of America

Extensive leadership experience with full P&L responsibility for businesses with up to $125M annual sales and with up to 100+ staff. Multiple site management responsibility and remote staff reporting...see more

  • Aerospace & Defense
  • Professional Services


  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice



Brite Consulting, LLC.
4 years
Current position
Jul 2018 - Present
Brite Consulting exists to assist businesses and organizations in addressing the reoccurring issues that slow growth, take the focus off seizing opportunities, dissatisfy customers and ...see more

Executive Vice President

AeroVision International
4 years
Aug 2013 - Oct 2017
Hired by the company owners to expand and enhance the leadership team and set the strategic vision for the future. Primary role was to ensure the business infrastructure and supporting...see more

PW800 MRO Network Manager

Pratt & Whitney Canada
1 year
Dec 2011 - Jun 2013
Worked with risk / revenue sharing partnership members and external suppliers to establish the MRO network for the PW800 GTF engine found on the Gulfstream G500 / G600 aircraft. Workin...see more

Business Development Manager

Pratt & Whitney Canada
1 year
Nov 2010 - Dec 2011
Responsible to lead a team that would negotiate a new MRO joint venture business in China with a government owned entity. Spent a great deal of time in China (PRC) in this process as w...see more

Business Development Manager - Spare Parts Services

Pratt & Whitney Canada
3 years
Jan 2008 - Nov 2010
Leading business development within Spare Parts Services, the P&WC business that sells new spare parts, used spare parts, exchange components and manages engine reduce-to-spares activit...see more

General Manager

Pratt & Whitney A'Asia Pty Ltd
1 year
Jan 2007 - Jan 2008
Turbine engine maintenance, repair and overhaul facility. Specializing in MRO of PT6A, JT15D & PW100 engines. Operate mobile repair teams for on-wing service. Shop is FAA / CASA appr...see more

General Manager

Pratt & Whitney Component Solutions
6 years
Dec 2000 - Jan 2007
Aviation supply chain business specializing in Pratt & Whitney Canada spares (new and serviceable). Facilitated 3PL partner locations opened in Amsterdam and Singapore to support enhan...see more

General Manager

Great Lakes Turbines
1 year
Sep 1999 - Dec 2000
Company acquired by Pratt & Whitney Canada division of United Technologies and subsequently merged with Space Age Aviation (another acquisition) and the name changed to Pratt & Whitney ...see more

Vice President - Operations

Great Lakes Turbines
4 years
Sep 1995 - Sep 1999
Building a successful aviation supply chain business. Traveled internationally to build business - customers and suppliers. Worked in the process of taking the company to market and t...see more

Operations Manager

Great Lakes Turbines
4 years
Sep 1991 - Sep 1995
Building a successful aviation supply chain business. Traveled internationally to build business - customers and suppliers.

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Aerospace & Defense
  • Professional Services


  • Business Strategy
  • Business Development
  • Operations Management
  • Team Leadership
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Strategic Sourcing
  • Continuous Improvement
  • Business Transformation
  • Cross-functional Team Leadership
  • Contract Negotiations
  • Negotiation