18 December 2013
Aviall, Inc. said it has named John Meersman, a veteran finance and business development leader, as its new chief financial officer.
Meersman was previously the senior director of corporate and strategic development for The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA) where he oversaw the execution of acquisitions, divestitures, equity investments and joint ventures. He earned a bachelor of science degree in industrial engineering at Purdue University and a master´s degree in business administration at Washington University.
Aviall, Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Boeing Company and is a part of Boeing Commercial Aviation Services, a unit of Boeing Commercial Airplanes. With headquarters in Dallas, Aviall is a leading solutions provider of aftermarket supply-chain management services for the aerospace and defense industries.