TULSA, OK, JUNE 4, 2018 – AMETEK MRO announces the appointment of Jeff Chalupa, a highly experienced aerospace industry executive, to the position of Division Vice President and Business Manager for the Midwest Region. He joins AMETEK from NORDAM, a leading, Tulsa-based aerospace manufacturing and repair company, where he most recently served as Vice President of Operations and Program Management.
“We are very pleased to have Jeff join AMETEK. He is an excellent addition to the AMETEK MRO team with broad industry experience and outstanding leadership skills. We expect him to play a key role in our continued growth and success,” comments Brian Hoffmann, Vice President and General Manager of AMETEK MRO.
“In his new position, Jeff has responsibility for managing our Midwest Region, including all aspects of profit and loss, and for providing tactical and strategic guidance in achieving our four-prong growth strategy. Those four prongs are promoting continuous improvement, new product development, global and market expansion, and mergers and acquisitions,” adds Mr. Hoffmann.
Mr. Chalupa spent more than 10 years at NORDAM, where he held a variety of increasingly responsible positions in engineering, operations and management. Prior to that, he spent four years at Honeywell, where he also held positions of increasing responsibility and became a Six Sigma Black Belt and certified Lean expert.
Mr. Chalupa has a Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees in Mechanical Engineering Technology and a Master of Business Administration from Oklahoma State University.
About AMETEK MRO
AMETEK MRO is a unit of AMETEK Aerospace and Defense and a global provider of third-party maintenance repair and overhaul (MRO) services for commercial, regional, general aviation and rotor-wing aircraft. Its operations specialize in a wide range of MRO services and are FAA, EASA, CAAC and CAAS approved. For more information, visit: www.ametekmro.com
AMETEK Aerospace and Defense is a division of AMETEK, Inc. a leading global manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices with annual sales of $4.3 billion. For more information, visit www.ametekaerodefense.com.