Rockwell Collins Chairman, President and CEO Kelly Ortberg (photo) will address the Global Aerospace Summitin Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, onMonday, March 7, 2016.
During his panel presentation, titled “Setting your company to succeed: from international to global,” Ortberg will join a team of panelists to share insight on strategies that are helping companies like Rockwell Collins transform to global organizations.
“Over the past decade, Rockwell Collins has made a firm commitment to transition from a U.S. company with international subsidiaries to a truly global company offering aviation and high-integrity solutions to our customers worldwide,” Ortberg said.
“The creation of our International and Service Solutions organization, which is focused on heightening our presence and establishing strategic partnerships in growth regions like the Middle East, is playing a key role in our global growth journey,” he added.
Colin Mahoney, Senior Vice President, International and Service Solutions for Rockwell Collins, will speak immediately following Ortberg on a panel titled, “Creating successful partnerships with UAE and Gulf Cooperation Council local players.” During this panel, Mahoney will focus on Rockwell Collins’ strategy for expanding in the Middle East, including examples of successful partnerships and lessons learned from collaborations in markets across the globe.
With the theme, “Building the future of aerospace through innovation,” the Global Aerospace Summit, hosted by Mubadala, is an international by-invitation only forum of senior executives in the global aerospace, aviation, defense and space sectors.
With a presence in the Middle East for more than 20 years serving commercial aviation and military customers, Rockwell Collins continues to invest and expand in the region. Today, Rockwell Collins has facilities in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Riyadh, Doha and Cairo and has established strategic partnerships with multiple companies in the region.