West appointed Chief Financial Officer of Boeing | New
Boeing has appointed Brian West as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.
He will take up his post on August 27.
In this role, West will lead all aspects of financial strategy, performance, reporting and long-term business planning, as well as investor relations, treasury, controller and audit operations.
He will also oversee the company’s transformation efforts and have executive responsibility for the global finance arm, Boeing Capital Corporation.
He will report to Boeing CEO David Calhoun and serve on the executive board.
“Brian is the perfect fit to become Boeing’s next CFO given his significant experience in financial management and long-term strategic planning in complex global organizations in the aerospace, manufacturing and services industries.” , Calhoun said.
âI have had the pleasure of working with Brian before, and he is an exceptional leader whose broad operational expertise and commitment to transparency with stakeholders will advance our efforts as we continue to focus on safety. and quality, improving our performance and transforming our business for the future. “
West joins Boeing after a successful and diverse career in senior financial and operational roles spanning multiple industries including aerospace, manufacturing, infrastructure, healthcare, global information services, financial and risk management.