Rockwell Collins names new COO, VP/general manager

Rockwell Collins has announced it has named Dave Nieuwsma as executive vice president and chief operating officer, Interior Systems and LeAnn Ridgeway as vice president and general manager, Information Management Services, the company said.

Rockwell Collins announced that Information Management Services will now become part of the company´s Commercial Systems business unit to further capitalize on customers´ increasing need for aviation connectivity solutions.

Rockwell Collins (NYSE: COL) is a leader in aviation and high-integrity solutions for commercial and military customers around the world.