Joe Marcheschi has decades of experience in Canadian aerospace
HERNDON, VA, Nov. 20, 2013 /CNW/ - As part of its business strategy to
continue to grow its supplier network, particularly in North America,
Airbus Americas has created a new position in order to nurture its
supply chain in Canada. Joe Marcheschi has joined the company as
Director of Procurement for Canada, Airbus Americas.
In the new post, Marcheschi is responsible for strategic and procurement
marketing activities related to Canada. This includes identifying
suppliers, promoting the Canadian supplier base within the Airbus
community, leading missions in Canada and supporting Airbus procurement
priorities within existing Canadian suppliers. Marcheschi is also the
liaison for procurement matters between Airbus and Canadian industrial
associations and provincial and federal authorities.
Marcheschi will report directly to David L. Williams, Airbus Americas
Vice President, Procurement.
"Joe brings a wealth of knowledge of the Canadian aerospace
manufacturing and sub-contractor environment to Airbus," said Williams.
"His experience will provide key leadership and direction for our
procurement activities and enable Airbus to enhance its presence in
Before joining Airbus Americas, Marcheschi spent 14 years at Avior
Integrated Products, a Quebec supplier of structural assemblies for the
international aerospace industry. While there, he served as director of
procurement, sales and launch programs, responsible for all new
programs, strategic procurement and major sales campaigns. Prior to
Avior, Marcheschi worked at Hochelaga Aerospace and Hubbell Canada,
Marcheschi is a graduate of Ecole Nationale d'Aerotechnique of Quebec,
Canada, where he received a degree in aircraft maintenance engineering.
Marcheschi will be based out of Airbus Americas headquarters in Herndon,
For further information:
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