Elbit Systems of America names VP/engineering, VP/technology, innovation

Elbit Systems of America, the US subsidiary of Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ: ESLT) (TASE: ESLT), has named Tiffany Nesbit vice president of engineering and Douglas Sandklev vice president of technology and innovation, the company said.
Nesbit has over 25 years of aerospace experience, most recently with Honeywell, in research and development leadership roles including: director of engineering in China, interfacing with COMAC on developing the C919 aircraft; director of aerospace software center of excellence, an organization with more than 250 engineers across eight sites and three countries; and engineering lead, flight controls joint venture formation team.

Bringing over 20 years of experience to the Elbit Systems of America role of vice president of technology and innovation, Sandklev will work closely with customers, including the US government and prime contractors´ research and development organizations, industry partners, and its supplier base to develop integrated technology strategies.

Elbit Systems of America, LLC delivers advanced military systems to air and ground forces and is focused on key growth vectors, including precision technology, secure networks and communications, aviation advanced threat detection, helmet mounted display solutions, border security, and ground combat vehicle modernization.
Elbit Systems of America, LLC is wholly owned by Elbit Systems Ltd., a global high technology company engaged in a wide range of programs for defense and commercial applications.