Mark Von Schwarz, formerly president of the ISR and aircraft systems sector and mission integration division atÂ L-3 Communicationsâ (NYSE: LLL) aerospace systems segment, has been named president of the segment.
âHisÂ extensive industry and operational experience will be instrumental in executing our strategy of focusing on increasing market share and core margins across the segment while continuing to deliver solutions to our global customer base, â said McNellis.
Von Schwarz is a formerÂ president of ComCept Inc., L-3âs engineering research and development division that focuses on networking and electronic attack.
HeÂ became chief of operations at ComCept in 2001 and president in 2003 after his role as VP of engineering for Raytheonâs (NYSE: RTN) aircraft integrated systems business.
Bruce Trego, formerlyÂ interim president of L-3âs aircraft systems sector, will succeedÂ Von Schwarz asÂ ISR systems lead.
Jim Gibson, most recently VPÂ of international programs for mission integration, will take over theÂ aircraft systems sector fromÂ Von Schwarz.