Elite Aviation Products has appointed John Schaefer to its board of directors, the company said.
Schaefer´s experience within the aerospace industry includes director of Operations & President, Adams Rite Aerospace (a Transdigm Group company); Lieutenant Colonel and Senior Executive of Aviation Logistics, United States Marine Corps and V.P. of Supply Chain and V.P. of Manufacturing Strategy for Meggitt Sensing Systems.
Over his five-year tenure with Adams Rite Aerospace, Schaefer was responsible for a 95 percent increase in sales and a 102 percent increase in EBITDA. The tremendous growth he created while serving as president of Adams Rite Aerospace under the Transdigm Group equated to an approximate USD450MM increase in shareholder value
Elite Aviation Products is an advanced design, engineering, and manufacturing company within the aerospace industry. It represents a consortium of talented professionals who are passionately committed to providing the highest level of customer service and quality, while delivering cost-competitive supply availability solutions.