Wesco Aircraft appoints finance VP/global controller

Wesco Aircraft Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: WAIR) has named Chris King vice president, finance and global controller and the chief accounting officer, the company said.

King succeeds K. Lynn Mackison, who has assumed the newly created position of vice president, global sales operations, after serving with the company as vice president and global controller since January 2015.

King joined Wesco Aircraft from ICON Aircraft, a venture capital-backed light sports aircraft manufacturer, where he served as chief financial officer.

Wesco Aircraft is a distributor and provider of comprehensive supply chain management services to the global aerospace industry.