AeroVironment appoints interim CFO

UAS company AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) has announced it has appointed vice president and controller Brian Shackley as interim chief financial officer, effective October 18, 2019, the company said.

AeroVironment has initiated a search process to select a new CFO.

Brian Shackley joined AeroVironment in January 2016 and has served as vice president and corporate controller since December 2017. He previously served as the company´s director of SEC reporting from January 2016 to December 2017.

AeroVironment, Inc. is a global leader in unmanned aircraft systems and tactical missile systems, and serves defense, government, and commercial customers.