Roger Ross

President, Airlines & Fleets

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Roger Ross serves as President, Airlines & Fleets. As the leader of StandardAero’s largest division, Ross is responsible for the operational and financial performance of the multiple business units comprising Airlines & Fleets. He reports directly to the CEO of StandardAero and is a member of the company’s Executive Leadership Team.

Prior to joining StandardAero in 2019, Ross served as President of Esterline Technologies, Sensors and Systems and has more than 25 years of accomplished leadership in the Aerospace Industry. During his professional career, he has managed a number of successful global operations for Goodrich Aerospace and United Technologies rising through leadership positions in operations and engineering, covering MRO and Engine Programs as well as Aerostructures and Actuation systems while managing large global business P&Ls for both OEM and Aftermarket customers in multiple domestic and international locations.

Ross holds an both a Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees in Mechanical Engineering from Colorado State University as well as an MBA from the University of Colorado. He is also an experienced practitioner of lean principles.

StandardAero is one of the world’s largest independent providers of services including engine and airframe maintenance, repair and overhaul, engine component repair, engineering services, interior completions and paint applications. StandardAero serves a diverse array of customers in business and general aviation, airline, military, helicopter, components and energy markets. StandardAero is owned by The Carlyle Group (NASDAQ: CG), a global investment firm with deep industry expertise that deploys private capital across four business segments: Corporate Private Equity, Real Assets, Global Credit and Investment Solutions. With $216 billion of assets under management as of December 31, 2018, Carlyle’s purpose is to invest wisely and create value on behalf of our investors, portfolio companies and the communities in which we live and invest.