CIRCOR Aerospace
CIRCOR Aerospace Leadership Team

Sumit Mehrotra

Sumit MehrotraGroup President, CIRCOR Advanced Flow Solutions

Sumit Mehrotra was named Group President, CIRCOR Advanced Flow Solutions in October 2016. Before that Mr. Mehrotra served as Senior Vice President, Global Supply Chain & Product Management from June 2015 to October 2016. Mr. Mehrotra joined CIRCOR in 2013 as Vice President, Global Supply Chain, where he was responsible for developing the global supply chain function for CIRCOR, which includes Material Planning, Strategic Sourcing, Purchasing and Logistics. He took additional responsibilities for the corporate Engineering and Product Management functions, when these functions were created in June 2015. In his current role Mr. Mehrotra is responsible for driving organic growth through product development and ensuring world class supply chain execution in terms of cost, quality, delivery and working capital. Prior to joining CIRCOR, Mr. Mehrotra was responsible for Honeywell International’s development of strategic sourcing transformation strategies on a multi-billion dollar annual spend for commodities, including emerging markets. He holds an MBA from Arizona State University, a Master of Science degree in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Cincinnati and a Bachelor of Aeronautical Engineering degree from Punjab Engineering College, India.

+1 (951) 270-6200 •

Mike Usher

Mike UsherGroup Vice President of Operations, Advanced Flow Solutions

Mike Usher joined CIRCOR in 2015. Mr. Usher has spent over 20 years in aerospace and operations roles. He has held a variety of leadership roles at Kidde Aerospace & Defense/UTC and Pratt & Whitney. Mr. Usher will be responsible for implementing strategies to improve Productivity, Operational Excellence, Safety and Quality across all CIRCOR Aerospace Business Units. Mr. Usher holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Economics from State University of New York.

+1 (951) 270-6200 •

Russell Higgins

Russell HigginsGroup Vice President of Finance, Advanced Flow Solutions

Russell Higgins joined CIRCOR in 2014. Mr. Higgins has spent over 15 years in Aerospace and 25 years in finance. He held a variety of leadership roles at Pratt & Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corporation and most recently the position of Director of Finance supporting Global Supply Chain, Operations and Business Development at CIRCOR headquarters. Mr. Higgins assumes leadership for the Aerospace Finance team and financial activities supporting growth strategies. Mr. Higgins holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Eastern Connecticut State University, an MBA from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, and a MSAT from the University of Hartford.

+1 (951) 270-6200 •

Tony Najjar

Tony NajjarVice President, P&L Leader, Aerospace

Tony Najjar joined CIRCOR in 2015. Najjar has spent over 25 years in aerospace and engineering roles. He held a number of leadership roles at Rockwell Collins and Kaiser Aerospace. Mr. Najjar will be responsible for driving the complete sales and business development strategy for CIRCOR Aerospace. He will lead the group’s sales and marketing activities, and longer term business and technology development strategies. Najjar holds both Bachelors and Masters of Science degrees in Mechanical Engineering from Oklahoma State University, and an MBA from Pepperdine University in California. He is a Six Sigma Certified Black Belt and a certified Lean Master.

+1 (951) 270-6200 •

Jason Fenn

Jason FennManaging Director, Hale Hamilton Valves – Uxbridge

Mr. Fenn leads the Hale Hamilton business. His primary focus is to drive delivery of daily operating results, provide long-term strategic direction and lead new lead new product and market development activities. His career includes senior management roles in the Aerospace, Automotive, Defence, and Industrial sectors with Meggitt plc, Cobham plc, and Eaton Aerospace. More recently Mr. Fenn has been managing Director of Doncasters Ltd., Ametek Inc., and comes to CIRCOR from CGC Technology Group where he drove significant growth. He holds an HNC in Engineering and an MBA from the University of Reading.

+1 (951) 270-6200 •

Frédéric Gréhal

Frédéric GréhalGeneral Manager, CIRCOR France

Frédéric comes to CIRCOR from Aubert et Duval, where he was the Vice President and Head of the Nuclear, Oil & Gas, Defense and Specialties business unit. During his 9 year tenure, he also held the role of Sales and Marketing Vice President, leading several transformation projects on organization and processes to boost sales on Aubert et Duval’s main markets, especially Aerospace and Energy. Prior to that, Frédéric held leadership positions, such as supply chain management and continuous improvement, at Arcelor Stainless Europe and Technicatome in the steel and energy markets respectively. Frédéric holds a degree in general engineering from the Ecole Centrale de Lille. Frédéric is responsible for the execution of the CIRCOR France businesses and strategic initiatives, including productivity and customer service.

+33 (0) 145768656 •


CIRCOR AEROSPACE PRODUCTS GROUP | Copyright ©2007–. All rights reserved. | Part of CIRCOR International, Inc | Privacy Policy Website by SFA