Appointments

Issue: 07-2021

MINISTRY OF DEFENCE

On July 8, 2021, Ajay Bhatt, a Member of Parliament from Nainital-Udhamsingh Nagar constituency, Uttarakhand, took over as Minister of State for Defence.

BOEING

Boeing Company named Brian West as the company’s Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, effective August 27, 2021. The Board of Directors of Boeing announced that Lt General Stayce D. Harris had been elected to the Board and that she would serve on the Aerospace Safety and Audit Committees.

INDIAN AIR FORCE (IAF)

Air Marshal Vivek Ram Chaudhari PVSM AVSM VM, took over as the Vice Chief of the Air Staff on July 1, 2021. Air Marshal B.R. Krishna AVSM, SC, took over as Air Officer Commanding-in-Chief of Western Air Command, IAF, on July 1, 2021.

NORTHROP GRUMMAN

On July 22, 2021, Northrop Grumman Corporation named Michael Witt as Vice President and Chief Sustainability Officer, effective August 9, 2021. Witt will report to Kathy Warden, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President.

RAYTHEON TECHNOLOGIES

Raytheon Technologies has appointed Jeff Shockey as Senior Vice President of Global Government Relations, succeeding Timothy McBride who plans to leave the company later this year.