UK aerospace engineering specialist Marshall Aerospace has appointed Steve Fitz-Gerald as CEO, effective immediately.
COO of Marshall Group, Robert Marshall, says: "We are delighted to welcome Steve. He is an industry leader with a great track record. This is a very important appointment for Marshall Aerospace and the Marshall Group, at a critical time for our industry."
Fitz-Gerald has 35 years' experience in the defence industry, including spells at Plessey Radar, Marconi, BAE Systems, FR Aviation and, most recently, Cobham. He succeeds Martin Broadhurst, who announced his retirement last year.