AvAir has announced the hiring of Bob Knox as senior vice president of finance. A business veteran with nearly 25 years of experience in inventory and cost control, capital budgeting, and financial planning and analysis, he most recently held the title of director of finance at Cytec, a $3 billion provider of advanced materials for aerospace and other industries. Knox will be charged with a number of responsibilities including overseeing AvAir’s financial planning and managing its banking relationships.
“Bob’s wealth of financial expertise and in-depth understanding of the aerospace industry will be a tremendous addition to our executive team,” said Mike Bianco, president at AvAir. “His skills, experience, and work ethic fit well with our philosophy of doing whatever it takes to deliver for our customers. We look forward to him playing a key role in guiding our continued expansion.”
AvAir is currently experiencing rapid growth, and is on a trajectory to have its best sales year ever. The company continues to expand its leadership team to harness the insights of the most talented executives in the business.
“I’m thrilled to be joining the AvAir team,” said Knox. “The company’s unique vision, strong values, and reputation for exceptional customer service are unparalleled in the industry. I look forward to working with our business partners and clients, and contributing my expertise toward our shared success.”