Aerion expands executive team to support growth plans

Nevada-based supersonic aircraft company Aerion has announced the appointment of several key executives to support the company´s ongoing expansion plans, the company said.

As development of the AS2 supersonic business jet accelerates, Aerion continues to grow its team, with further new hires planned to bring the AS2 to production and launch the company´s new global headquarters and manufacturing site — Aerion Park — in Melbourne, FL.

Joining the company from Embraer, Alessandro Salvia is appointed Aerion´s new Controller with lead responsibility for accounting and finance management.

With expertise in aerospace industry compliance and contract negotiation, Rachelle St Louis-Vincent joins Aerion from Gulfstream as a key member of the company´s in-house Legal and Compliance team.

Robert (Bob) Lewis joins Aerion as Director, System Test Evaluation to build and lead the company´s new testing facilities at Aerion Park.

Matthew Clarke joins Aerion as Senior Vice President of Marketing & Communications.