Tag: aerospace and defense

Belcan Buys Software Engineering Firm Avista; Lance Kwasniewski QuotedM&A Activity

Belcan Buys Software Engineering Firm Avista; Lance Kwasniewski Quoted

Belcan, a portfolio company of private equity firm AE Industrial Partners, has purchased aerospace and defense software engineering services provider…
Tom Jones to Succeed Janis Pamiljans as Northrop Aeronautics Systems President; Kathy Warden QuotedExecutive Moves

Tom Jones to Succeed Janis Pamiljans as Northrop Aeronautics Systems President; Kathy Warden Quoted

Tom Jones, sector vice president and general manager of airborne sensors and networks division at Northrop Grumman’s (NYSE: NOC) mission systems…
Mike Kahn Named Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions CEOExecutive Moves

Mike Kahn Named Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions CEO

Mike Kahn, a nearly 40-year aerospace and defense industry leader and a previous Wash100 awardee, has been appointed CEO of Cobham’s…
Heidi Wood Named Interim Defense, Security Group President at CAEExecutive Moves

Heidi Wood Named Interim Defense, Security Group President at CAE

Heidi Wood, an aerospace and defense industry veteran, has been appointed acting president of defense and security group at CAE (NYSE: CAE). She…
Thoma Bravo to Acquire Cloud-Based Collaboration Tech Provider Exostar; Carl Press QuotedM&A Activity

Thoma Bravo to Acquire Cloud-Based Collaboration Tech Provider Exostar; Carl Press Quoted

Private equity firm Thoma Bravo has agreed to buy Exostar, a Herndon, Va.-based provider of cloud-based business collaboration platforms for aerospace…
Eric Chewning Rejoins McKinsey & Co. as PartnerExecutive Moves

Eric Chewning Rejoins McKinsey & Co. as Partner

Eric Chewning, a former official at the Department of Defense, has returned to management consulting firm McKinsey & Co. as…
Raytheon Technologies Kicks Off Trading on NYSE; Greg Hayes, Thomas Kennedy QuotedM&A Activity

Raytheon Technologies Kicks Off Trading on NYSE; Greg Hayes, Thomas Kennedy Quoted

Raytheon Technologies started trading Friday on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol “RTX” after United Technologies Corp. and…
AEI Buys Aerospace, Defense System Components Maker GS PrecisionM&A Activity

AEI Buys Aerospace, Defense System Components Maker GS Precision

AE Industrial Partners has acquired machine parts and specialty hardware manufacturer G.S. Precision for an undisclosed sum in a move…
PwC: Aerospace, Defense M&A Deal Value Hit $93.8B in 2019Financial Reports

PwC: Aerospace, Defense M&A Deal Value Hit $93.8B in 2019

A new PwC report says the value of mergers and acquisitions in the aerospace and defense sector worldwide reached $93.8B in 2019,…
Pattonair, Wesco Merge in $1.9B Deal for Aerospace & Defense Supply Chain Mgmt Service PushM&A Activity

Pattonair, Wesco Merge in $1.9B Deal for Aerospace & Defense Supply Chain Mgmt Service Push

Pattonair, a portfolio company of Platinum Equity, and Wesco Aircraft Holdings have merged through an approximately $1.9B deal in a…