• Rolls-Royce has appointed Beverly Gaskin executive vice-president supply management North America.
  • Jeff Houk has become manager of FlightSafety International's Cessna maintenance learning centre.
  • John Newton is taking on the role of vice-president of used aircraft at Cessna.
  • Qatar Airways has appointed Raymond Mcerlaine account manager Scotland.
  • Umeco subsidiary Umeco Components is making changes to its North American management team, with Paul Fanelli taking on the role of president of Abscoa. The company says the appointment will allow Umeco Components North America president Chris Turner to focus on the development of Umeco's total service provision solutions in North America, and in particular on expanding its contract with Bombardier Aerospace. Meanwhile, Simon Dunn, general manager of Ulogistics North America, has been appointed general manager Pattonair France.
  • Embraer has named Satoshi Yokota executive vice-president technology development and advanced design and Emilio Matsuo senior vice-president engineering.

Source: Flight International