January 9, 2013
Pratt & Whitney names Paul Adams Chief Operating Officer
Pratt & Whitney appointed Paul Adams Chief Operating Officer effective immediately and reporting to Pratt & Whitney President David P. Hess. In his new position Adams will lead a unified operations strategy across all Pratt & Whitney business units to ensure the readiness of the company’s global supply chain. At the same time, Paul will drive the engineering and programs organizations to achieve on-time entry-into-service of all the company’s programs. Among the organizations reporting to Paul will be Commercial Engines, Military Engines, Pratt & Whitney Canada, Power Systems, AeroPower, as well as Engineering and Operations.