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AGC AeroComposites names Wayne Exton as President and CEO

News International-French

10 Nov 2015

The composites and metal structures manufacturer for the aerospace and defense industry, names Wayne Exton, President and CEO.

Exton, former Group Vice President of B/E Aerospace Business Jet Group, joined the company in October bringing over 25 years of leadership experience in the aerospace and defense sector.

“I have worked with Wayne for the past 10 years and have experienced first hand his consistent success in maximizing company performance while driving growth,” said Robert Khoury, Executive Chairman of AGC AeroComposites’ Board of Directors. “During his time at B/E Aerospace’s Business Jet Group, he grew revenues from $147 million to $750 million, positioned the company from four operating businesses to fifteen and developed offshore manufacturing and engineering facilities in Mexico and India.”

AGC AeroComposites has four sites in Hayden, Idaho, and Yeovil, Portland and Derby in the U.K. and specializes in composite manufacturing, metal fabrication, design and engineering.

About AGC AeroComposites:
The company supplies the aerospace & defense industry with composite and metallic aerostructures and components. The company’s global footprint is comprised of strategically located sites providing local and immediate support to customers. Integrated solutions range from early stage design, rate production, to full-term sustainment making AGC AeroComposites the industry’s trusted lifecycle partner. AGC AeroComposites is jointly owned by Acorn Growth Companies and Edgewater Funds.

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