Bombardier confirms Danny Di Perna as the new Chief Operating Officer

By sarahako ako

The Canada-based aerospace and transportation company, Bombardier, has announced it has appointed Danny Di Perna as the firm’s new Chief Operating Officer.

Bombardier confirmed that Mr Di Perna will be responsible for engineering and procurement at the company’s aerospace wing and will begin the new role on 15 September.

Having had more than 30 years of aerospace and industrial experience, Mr Di Perna’s most recent position was as Vice President of Global Sourcing for GE Power.

Alain Bellemare, President and Chief Executive Officer, said: “We are thrilled to welcome Danny to the Bombardier leadership team.”

“He is an exceptional and engaging leader, with deep aerospace experience and a proven track record of success improving operational efficiency at leading industrial and aerospace companies.”

See more:

After graduating with a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Concordia University, Mr Di Perna started his career at Pratt & Whitney Canada, holding positions with increased responsibility in the engineering, manufacturing and operations sectors.

“Driving operational excellence and delighting customers with the highest quality and performance is critical to Bombardier’s long-term success,” Mr Bellemare continued.

“With Danny’s appointment, and Laurent Troger’s recent appointment of Jim Vounassis as Chief Operating Officer at Bombardier Transportation, we now have the right operational leadership talent to ensure we deliver on our growth potential across the entire portfolio.”


Featured Articles

Amelia DeLuca, CSO at Delta Air Lines on Female Leadership

Driving decarbonisation at Delta Air Lines, Chief Sustainability Officer Amelia DeLuca discusses the rise of the CSO and value of more women in leadership

Liz Elting – Driving Equality & Building Billion-$ Business

Founder and CEO Liz Elting Turned Her Passion into Purpose and Created a Billion-Dollar Business While Fighting for Workplace Equality – and Winning

JPMorgan Chase: Committed to supporting the next generation

JPMorgan has unveiled a host of new and expanded philanthropic activities totalling US$3.5 million to support the development of apprenticeship programmes

How efficient digital ecosystems became business critical

Technology & AI

Mastercard: Supporting clients at a time of rapid evolution

Digital Strategy

Why Ceridian has boldly rebranded to Dayforce

Human Capital