Canada-based CAE has announced Aerospace Industries Association of Canada (AIAC) has recognized president and CEO Marc Parent for exceptional achievement and contribution to the success of Canada´s aerospace industry with the James C. Floyd Award, the company said.
Marc Parent was appointed president and chief executive officer of CAE in 2009. He has 35 years of experience in the aerospace industry.
CAE (NYSE: CAE) (TSX: CAE)is a global leader in training for the civil aviation, defense and security, and healthcare markets. Backed by a record of more than 70 years of industry firsts, we continue to help define global training standards with our innovative virtual-to-live training solutions to make flying safer, maintain defense force readiness and enhance patient safety. We have the broadest global presence in the industry, with over 10,000 employees, 160 sites and training locations in over 35 countries. Each year, we train more than 220,000 civil and defense crewmembers, including more than 135,000 pilots, and thousands of healthcare professionals worldwide.