James F. Albaugh

James F. Albaugh

Director Since: 2013
Committees: Compensation, Corporate Governance and Nominating 

Select Business Experience:
Senior Advisor to Industrial Development Funding, a global asset management firm (2018-Present)
Senior Advisor to Perella Weinberg Partners, a global advisory and asset management firm (2016-2018)  
Senior Advisor to The Blackstone Group L.P., a private equity and financial services firm (2012-2016)
President and Chief Executive Officer of The Boeing Company’s (“Boeing”) Commercial Airplanes business unit (2009-2012)
President and Chief Executive Officer of Boeing’s Integrated Defense Systems business (2002-2009)

Joined Boeing in 1975 and held various other executive positions prior to 2002, including President and Chief Executive of Space and Communications and President of Space Transportation and former member of Boeing’s Executive Council for over ten years.

Current Public Company Directorships
Goldman Sachs Acquisition Holdings, a special purpose acquisition company (2018-Present)
Arconic Inc., a specialty metals company servicing the aerospace, auto and building sectors (2017-Present)
Harris Corporation, a technology company, defense contractor and information technology services provider (2016-Present)

Past Public Company Directorships
B/E Aerospace, Inc. (2014-April 2017)
TRW Automotive Holdings Corp. (2006-2015)

Other Leadership Experience and Service:
Member of the boards of directors of the following private entities: Aloft Aeroarchitects (formerly PATS Aerospace), and Belcan Corporation; Chairman of the National Aeronautic Association; past President of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics; past Chairman of the Aerospace Industries Association; elected member of the International Academy of Aeronautics; elected member of the National Academy of Engineering; and member of the board of trustees of Willamette University and the Columbia University School of Engineering.

Key Experience/Director Qualifications:
Executive leadership experience in the airplane and airline industry, including experience in the investment industry, and with complex systems, contracts and governmental oversight, as well as accounting and financial literacy and global public company board and corporate governance experience.