Airbus Helicopters shuffles the personnel deck
Feb. 19, 2014, Grand Prairie, Tx. - Airbus Helicopters Inc. has restructured its senior leadership team in order to better serve customers and develop new and expanded business opportunities.
By Carey Fredericks
Peter Cutler was named vice president of customer support, reporting directly to Marc Paganini, president and CEO of Airbus Helicopters Inc., the U.S. affiliate of Airbus Helicopters, the global leader of the helicopter industry. Cutler will oversee all customer support functions in the market for both the government and commercial business segments, including commercial spares support, technical services, government logistics and training programs.
Cutler, who has more than 30 years of experience in the helicopter industry serving the military aviation segment, will continue in his current role as Vice President of Government Programs, a position he has held since 2011.
Treg Manning is now vice president of sales and marketing, responsible for all U.S. sales and marketing efforts for both the commercial and military markets, including sales of aftermarket services and products. Manning, who has more than 20 years of experience in the aviation industry, has been vice president of commercial sales since 2011. He will also report directly to Paganini.
“We are extremely pleased with the job Peter and Treg have done for this company and we are giving them greater responsibilities as we transition to our new identity as Airbus Helicopters,” said Paganini. “This is the beginning of a new era for our company and I believe Peter and Treg will play key roles in driving Airbus Helicopters to greater success in the U.S. market.”
On February 1, American Eurocopter became Airbus Helicopters Inc. as part of the transition of Eurocopter to Airbus Helicopters, a part of the new Airbus Group.