GAL Aerospace Corp. names Glen Lynch as President and CEO of the GAL Aerospace Group of Companies.
Geneva, Switzerland May 21, 2013Ã¢â‚¬Â¦.GAL Aerospace Corp., a Montreal based aerospace management company, has named Glen Lynch president and CEO of GAL Aerospace Corp. and subsidiaries GAL Aviation Inc., and GAL Aerostaff Ltd.
Prior to joining GAL Aerospace, Mr. Lynch spent seven years as president & CEO of Starlink Aviation where he successfully led a corporate transformation resulting in an industry leader in aircraft management, fixed based operations, MRO, including light and heavy maintenance, avionics and structural repair of business and regional aircraft, and the operation of a small commuter airline with domestic and international operations.
Ã¢â‚¬Å“With a background of 30 years experience as an aviation management professional, Glen has a deep understanding of the financial, organizational, and regulatory elements of our industryÃ¢â‚¬Â says Marc St-Hilaire, vice-president of business development. Ã¢â‚¬Å“IÃ¢â‚¬â„¢m motivated by his experience, energy and his vision for the future of our groupÃ¢â‚¬Â.
Mr. Lynch added Ã¢â‚¬Å“IÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ve had the opportunity to work on strategic planning with GALÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s leadership team over the past few months. TheyÃ¢â‚¬â„¢re a dynamic and driven group with much to offer and IÃ¢â‚¬â„¢m proud to join them. It is an interesting time full of opportunities in the aerospace industry. I look forward to seizing those opportunities with a dynamic organization and an empowered team.Ã¢â‚¬Â
About the GAL Aerospace Group of Companies.
GAL Aerospace Corp., is a Montreal, Canada based aerospace management company providing corporate management services to its operating subsidiaries, in addition to direct activities in aircraft acquisitions, sales, and specialized asset management.
GAL Aviation Inc. is a NADCAP and AS9100 Rev C Certified manufacturer of aircraft interior cabinets and components, light aerostructures, and anti-corrosion surface treatments.Ã‚Â The company is a Transport Canada Approved Maintenance Organization (AMO) with EASA 145 Certification and FAA authority for maintenance, refurbishment, repairs and modifications of aircraft interior components for in-service Transport Category Aircraft. The manufacturing facility is located south of historic Quebec City inÃ‚Â St-Joseph-de-Beauce, Quebec, with a sales office in Montreal.Ã‚Â www.galaviation.ca
GAL Aerostaff Ltd. is an aerospace staffing company based in Montreal, Canada specializing in the provision of temporary staffing and specialized technical services to the aviation and aerospace industry. Temporary staffing includes aircraft mechanics, avionics, airframe & cabin technicians, pilots, method agents, engineers, and other aerospace professionals. Technical services include the provision of maintenance field service and customer service representatives; performance of technical audits; entryÃ‚Â into-service, aircraft operations and aircraft delivery; complete operational start-up and specialized support for flight simulator installation, maintenance and relocation. www.galaerostaff.com