Posted on: 17 February 2017
Michael Amalfitano has been appointed president and CEO of Embraer’s Executive Jets business unit, effective 1 March.
Amalfitano succeeds Marco Tulio Pellegrini who will assume another leadership position to be announced soon.
“We are thrilled that Michael has decided to join Embraer to lead our Executive Jets business. We are confident that as a very seasoned and successful executive he is qualified to take advantage of our position as a leading player in this highly competitive industry”, said Paulo Cesar Silva, Embraer CEO.
“I´m honoured to assume the executive position Marco has held and privileged to lead an amazing team of dedicated employees and leverage our highly valued portfolio of aircraft to the benefit of our customers and shareholders globally”, commented Amalfitano.