PRESS RELEASE – REVIMA APPOINTS DAVID HESS, MARC MC GOWAN & FRANCK TERNER AS BOARD MEMBERS & SENIOR ADVISORS
Paris Air Show, France, June 17th, 2019
Revima appoints David Hess, Marc Mc Gowan & Franck Terner as board members & senior advisors.
Revima, the leading independent APU & Landing Gear MRO announces the appointment of three board members & senior advisors, with the aim of accompanying the company’s success and development going forward.
Following the acquisition of a majority stake in Revima by Ardian, a world leading private investment firm, the Board appoints industry veteran leaders David Hess, Marc McGowan and Franck Terner as board members and senior advisors.
David P. Hess has served in numerous senior executive leadership roles over his career. Most recently, he served as the interim CEO for Arconic Corporation, and in numerous leadership roles throughout his 38-year career at United Technologies Corporation including as UTC Executive Vice President and Chief Customer Officer for Aerospace, as well as President of Pratt & Whitney and President of Hamilton Sundstrand, where he began his professional career in 1979.
Marc Mc Gowan recently served as President Business Aviation at StandardAero, and in several leadership roles at Honeywell during his 20 years of service, including VP Sales & Marketing at Honeywell Aerospace Aviation Aftermarket Services and VP Sales and Support for Honeywell Aerospace – Business, Regional and General Aviation.
Franck Terner served in numerous senior executive leadership roles during his 36 year-career at Air France, including CEO of Air France, CEO of Air France KLM Engineering & Maintenance and CEO of the French regional airline, subsidiary of Air France, Regional.
“We are proud to have such a team of independent directors on our board. Their invaluable experience and know-how will be essential to achieving our vision for the market and in particular our goals for international expansion” said Olivier Legrand, President & CEO of Revima.
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Revima is a leading independent MRO (Maintenance, Repair & Overhaul) solutions provider, specialized in APU, Engine Parts and Landing Gear for civil and military aircraft through five dedicated services: Repair & Overhaul, Engine Parts Repair, Material Solutions, Fleet Management and Leasing.
With committed and passionate employees across locations in France, Asia, North America and the Middle East, Revima boasts over 60 years of MRO expertise. Revima supports aircraft operators, lessors, and repair stations worldwide, positioning this company as one of the most experienced MROs in the world. Revima is an EASA & FAA Part 145 certified organization, as well as benefiting from approvals from numerous agencies.
The group recently acquired Engine Parts Repair specialist Chromalloy France and Predictive Maintenance start-up company Flight Watching. It also is building a new state-of-the art Landing Gear MRO facility in Chonburi, Thailand.