Aircelle names new VPs of strategy, customer support and services

Philippe Couteaux has joined Aircelle in the roles as Vice President for Strategy, and Vice President of the company´s Customer Support and Services operation.

Couteaux will direct Aircelle´s processes and innovation to expand and strengthen the company´s position in its core markets as Aircelle develops additional nacelle systems and ramps up their production.

In relation to the aftermarket, he will focus on sustainable customer satisfaction by driving growth in Aircelle´s support and services offering for its current nacelle products, as well as for the new systems that will be entering operation in the months and years to come.

Couteaux began at Messier-Bugatti in 1987, where he held several program management and sales positions for the company´s aircraft landing gear and aircraft braking systems activities.

Couteaux is a Graduate Engineer in Mechanical, Electrical and Aerospace Engineering from the Ecole Spéciale des Travaux Publics de Paris, and the Ecole Supérieure des Techniques Aérospatiales d´Orsay en France.

Aircelle provides nacelle systems. A subsidiary of Safran, it employs 3,800 people at eight sites in France, the United Kingdom, the United States and Morocco. Aircelle provides nacelle systems for all the market segments, from regional and business aircraft to the largest airliners.