VALENCIA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 25, 2012--
Wesco Aircraft Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: WAIR), a leading provider of
comprehensive supply chain management services to the global aerospace
industry, today announced that Scott E. Kuechle has been elected to its
Board of Directors, effective immediately, filling an existing vacancy
on the Board. Mr. Kuechle will also serve as a member of Wesco’s Audit
Committee. Mr. Kuechle will serve as a Class II director, with his
initial term expiring at Wesco’s 2013 Annual Meeting of Stockholders.
Mr. Kuechle has served as the Executive Vice President and Chief
Financial Officer of Goodrich Corporation (NYSE: GR) since 2005. During
his time as Chief Financial Officer, Mr. Kuechle was part of the
leadership team responsible for increasing the equity value of Goodrich
from $5B in 2005 to $16.4B in 2012. Prior to serving as Chief Financial
Officer, he also served as Corporate Controller, Corporate Treasurer,
and Director of Finance and Banking during his 29 year tenure at
Goodrich Corporation dating back to 1983. Mr. Kuechle also currently
serves as a member of Standard & Poor’s Corporate Executive Council.
Randy Snyder, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Wesco
Aircraft, stated, “We are pleased to welcome Scott to our Board of
Directors. His leadership and knowledge of the aerospace industry will
be very valuable as we continue to expand the scope of our business and
About Wesco Aircraft
Wesco Aircraft is one of the world's largest distributors and providers
of comprehensive supply chain management services to the global
aerospace industry. The Company’s services range from traditional
distribution to the management of supplier relationships, quality
assurance, kitting, just-in-time delivery and point-of-use inventory
management. The Company believes it offers the world’s broadest
inventory of aerospace parts, comprised of approximately 500,000
different stock keeping units, including hardware, bearings, tools,
electronic components and machined parts. Wesco Aircraft has more than
1,200 employees across 44 locations in 12 countries.
Source: Wesco Aircraft Holdings, Inc.
Wesco Aircraft Holdings, Inc.