NORDAM Selects Siegfried to Lead Asia Pacific Sales, Technical Services

TULSA, OKLA. – NORDAM CEO Meredith Siegfried announced T. Hastings Siegfried, currently the aerospace company’s vice chairman and chief operating officer of its Transparency Group, will relocate to Singapore as chief operating officer, Asia Pacific sales & technical services.

 He retains his role as vice chairman of the NORDAM board.

"This move further strengthens our presence in the Asia Pacific region and will advance our support of customers there," Meredith Siegfried said. "We have great faith in Hastings and are confident that his long-term leadership – combined with the efforts of our valued Singapore stakeholders and sales team throughout Asia Pacific– will lead to continued success in this important region."

She notes that Siegfried has extensive international experience in bringing many successful new programs to the Transparency Group, adding that he is well-acquainted with the cultures of NORDAM customers in the Asia Pacific region.

Likewise, his prior experience as Repair Division general manager affords a thorough understanding of the commercial maintenance-repair organization (MRO) market.

A graduate of the University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Ind., Siegfried joined NORDAM in 1997. He plays an integral role on the firm’s board of directors as vice chairman, leading initiatives and committees responsible for corporate policy, company by-laws, and more.

Meanwhile, Bailey J. Siegfried, vice president, global marketing, assumes T. Hastings Siegfried’s former leadership of the firm’s corporate responsibility efforts, as well as government and community relations. Also, Jeff Chalupa, general manager of the Transparency Group, takes on daily oversight for all transparency activity.

Headquartered in Tulsa, and employing 2,500 people across nine facilities on three continents, NORDAM is one of the world’s largest independently owned aerospace companies.

The firm designs, certifies and manufactures integrated propulsion systems, nacelles and thrust reversers for business jets; builds composite aircraft structures, interior shells, custom cabinetry and radomes; and manufactures aircraft transparencies, such as cabin windows, wing-tip lenses and simulator screens.

NORDAM also is a major third-party provider of maintenance, repair and overhaul services to the military, commercial airline and air freight markets.

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