We are delighted to announce the appointment of Steve Haro as Chairman to Our Board of Directors.

Steve is a C-suite executive with over 30 years experience within the Aviation and Aerospace industries leading organisations to accelerate top-line revenue growth and enhance margins. For Mitsubishi Aircraft, he maximized the effectiveness of a global team, and challenged the industry to return humanity to air travel. He provided the market requirements to establish an all-new product line, developed an award-winning brand while creating a superior customer experience.

Most recently he worked in Boeing's new Airplane Development organization. There he collaborated with leading tech companies and the world's largest international airlines to define the connectivity features that would support the digital current and future digital needs of travelers, crews and airlines for decades to come. He provided the OEM view on a panel at the Internet of Things Aviation Conference 2016 in London, and he continues to stay relevant having established the market requirements in the area of operational, maintenance and passenger connectivity for an aircraft entering service in the middle of the coming decade.

Welcome On Board Steve, we are truly lucky to have you as part of the Global AVX team.