Esterline CMC Electronics names Olivier VP of Operations
July 4, 2012, Montreal - Esterline CMC Electronics appointed Christian Olivier as vice president, operations, on June 26, 2012.
July 4, 2012 By Carey Fredericks
He will be responsible for operations, supply chain management, master planning, facilities management and IT across all three of the company’s facilities.
Olivier is a seasoned executive with broad international experience in the aerospace and electronics sectors. After ten years with the Direction Générale pour l’Armement de France, he held executive positions at Nortel Networks, STMicroelectronics and e2v Technologies. During his career, Christian has worked in France, the U.S., Belgium, Italy, the U.K., China, Vietnam and Korea.
Greg Yeldon, president, Esterline CMC Electronics, said, “Olivier has more than 25 years of experience in the aerospace and electronics industries where he has achieved an impressive record of accomplishments. His expertise and broad international perspective will certainly contribute to the company’s growth and advancement.”
Olivier is a graduate of the École Polytechnique (Paris) and the École Nationale supérieure de l’Aéronautique et de l’Espace (Toulouse). He obtained a doctorate in Electronics from the Université Paris XI as well as an MBA from the École des Hautes Études Commerciales (Paris). He also holds a pilot’s license.