Universal Avionics (UA) announces that Mr. Christopher (Chris) Whelchel has been appointed as Chief Financial Officer and Mr. Jean-Marie Bégis has been appointed as Director of Product Management and Partnerships.
Chris joins UA with over 16 years of experience in the aerospace industry, with extensive experience managing working capital, FP&A, and building efficient teams.
He will take a strategic role in managing the financial growth of UA with a focus on creating synergy and leveraging best practices across the organization.
Jean-Marie Bégis will initially drive connectivity related product initiatives and contribute to UA’s innovation strategies.
Jean-Marie joins UA with more than 20 years of experience in business development and implementation of mission critical mobile communications, aircraft data link services, and aerospace systems.