Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions appoints chief financial officer

Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions (CAES), a defense and aerospace electronics manufacturer, has announced that Mark Santamaria has been appointed as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer to the sector, the company said.

As CFO, Mark will be responsible for all financial aspects of the company, including the contracts, compliance, and legal organization. He will be a Cobham AES Holdings Inc. board member, and will play an integral role in ensuring continued compliance with the special security agreement (SSA) in place with the US Federal Government.

CAES provides critical solutions for communication on land, at sea, and in the air and space, by moving data through off-the-shelf and customized products and subsystems including RF, microwave, millimeter wave, and high reliability microelectronics, antenna apertures and motion control solutions.

Cobham is a global technology and services innovator, respected for providing solutions to the most challenging problems, from deep space to the depths of the ocean. We employ more than 10,000 people on five continents, and have customers and partners in over 100 countries, with market positions in: wireless, audio, video and data communications, including satellite communications; defense electronics; air-to-air refueling; aviation services; life support and mission equipment.