The Killick Aerospace Group, a leading provider of commercial and business aircraft parts and engine solutions, announced today that aerospace industry veteran, Bill Molloy has been appointed Chief Operating Officer, a new position within Killick.
As COO, Molloy will be responsible for driving sales growth in all areas of Killick's portfolios, creating new business development opportunities, and evolving execution on the recent Business Aircraft "parts distributor" acquisitions.
"This opportunity really excites me! With Killick's presence in commercial and business aircraft on parts and engines, there is great potential to drive significant growth with new and existing customers," said Molloy. "In addition, I am confident that we can develop new business opportunities that will create greater value for the Killick Aerospace Group in the next 2-3 years."
Prior to this appointment, Molloy was with Bombardier Aerospace for 30 years, holding various leadership positions in both the commercial and business aircraft divisions. His responsibilities included the development of the customer support infrastructure for the CSeries (now known as the A220) and managing the Parts Services organization supporting over 6500 commercial and business aircraft globally.
In his most recent role as Vice President, Aftermarket Sales – Business Aircraft, he led an ambitious transformation delivering outstanding results over the past three years.
"The addition of someone with the talent and experience of Bill Molloy is a win for our customers," said Russell Starr, CEO and President of the Killick Aerospace Group. "I have no doubt our organization will be able to grow and perform at an even higher level with the addition of Bill, which ultimately benefits our customers and partners in the Commercial Aviation and Business Jet markets."
Molloy holds an BSc in Business & Finance from the UUJ, N. Ireland, and an MBA from the Richard Ivey School of Business in Canada.