McDermott + Bull has successfully placed Greg Watson as the Chief Operating Officer at King Aerospace, Inc. In this role, Greg will oversee all day-to-day operations of the King Aerospace companies, working closely with the President and Chairman to lead a global workforce of over 400 people, which continues to grow. 

Greg is an accomplished aerospace executive with experience leading both manufacturing and aftermarket businesses serving commercial and military markets. He spent years as a Site Director and General Manager of several global businesses for UTC Aerospace Systems, and he most recently served as General Manager of TAT Technologies’ Limco Airepair business.

King Aerospace is headquartered in Addison, Texas, with facilities across the U.S., South America, Europe, and Asia. The King Aerospace companies consist of two main business segments, King Aerospace, Inc. (KAI), which focuses on specialized government and aviation military services; and King Aerospace Commercial Corporation (KACC), which primarily serves corporate and VIP aircraft.

This executive search was completed by McDermott + Bull Partner Jared Moriarty, Managing Director Michael Finegold, and Executive Recruiter Alyssa Camire.