Matthew Bromberg, a 15-year veteran of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) and president of theÂ commercial engines aftermarket business of itsÂ Pratt & Whitney subsidiary,Â has been appointed to serve as president of the subsidiary’s military engines unit by May.
Pratt & Whitney said Tuesday that Bromberg will succeed the retiring Bennett CroswellÂ and will also serve as a senior vice president effective todayÂ to help facilitateÂ a smooth transition.
Croswell, a 38-yearÂ company veteran, will provide support toÂ UTC as aÂ consultantÂ after his retirement.
HeÂ has led the military engines business over the past six years, during which Pratt and Whitney was chosen to supply engine technologyÂ for the U.S. Air Force‘sÂ B-21 Raider bomber program and participate inÂ USAF’s Adaptive Engine Transition ProgramÂ and the U.S. Army‘s Improved Turbine Engine program.
Hartford, Connecticut-based Pratt & Whitney also manufactures the engines for Lockheed Martin-built (NYSE: LMT) F-35 aircraft.
Bromberg previously held various senior leadership roles at the UTC’s corporate office and aerospace systems segment.
TheÂ former U.S. NavyÂ lieutenant is currently a board member atÂ the USO of Metropolitan New York and the executive sponsor of the UTC-4-Vets employee-resource group for UTC and Pratt & Whitney veteran employees.