Board of Directors

AIAC’s Board of Directors jointly oversee the activities of the association. AIAC’s current Directors are:

Jim Quick President and CEOAerospace Industries Association of Canada
Keith Donaldson ChairVice President, Apex Industries Inc., Aerospace Division
Lee ObstVice ChairManaging Director, Collins Aerospace Canada
Patrick MannPast ChairPresident, Patlon Aircraft & Industries Limited
Brad Bourne Honorary Treasurer and SecretaryPresident & CEO, Firan Technology Corporation
Bryan Akerstream  Director, Business Development, KF Aerospace 
Brad Audette  Director, Sales and Business Development, MTU Maintenance Canada Ltd. 
Lorraine Ben Chief Executive, Lockheed Martin Canada Inc. 
Sylvain Boisvert  General Delegate, Safran 
Tony Burgess  Principal, TDM Technical Services 
Robert R. (Bob) Cantwell Managing Director, Boeing Canada Operations Ltd. 
Maria Della Posta President, Pratt & Whitney Canada Corporation 
Richard Foster Vice President, L3 Harris Technologies Canada 
Denis Giangi  President, Rolls-Royce Canada Limited 
David Gossen  President, IMP Aerospace & Defence 
Shaun Horning President and CEO, Gastops Ltd. 
Simon Jacques  President, Airbus Defence and Space Canada Inc . 
Amandeep Kaler  President, Avcorp Industries Inc. 
Gilles Labbé  Executive Chairman, Héroux-Devtek Inc. 
Steeve Lavoie President, Bell 
John Maris  President, Marinvent Corporation 
Francesco Norante President, Leonardo Canada
Brent Ostermann  Enterprise Vice President, Engineering, StandardAero 
Marc Parent  President & Chief Executive Officer, CAE Inc. 
Michael Pley  President, Pley Consulting Inc. 
Pierre Pyun  Vice President, Government Affairs, Bombardier Aerospace 
Kevin Russell  Vice President & General Manager, Asco Aerospace Canada Ltd. 
Cara Salci Vice President, Strategy & Government Relations, Thales Canada Inc. 
Robin St-Arnaud President & CEO, Esterline CMC Electronics Inc. 
Daniel Verreault  Director for Canada, Military Systems Operation, GE Aviation 
Janet Wardle President and CEO, MHI Canada Aerospace Inc.
Daniel Zanatta  Corporate Advisor, Canadian Government & Global Affairs, Magellan Aerospace Corporation