Esterline Names Stephen Nolan to Succeed Robert George as the Company’s Chief Financial Officer
Esterline Corporation (NYSE:ESL) (www.esterline.com), a leading specialty manufacturer serving global aerospace and defense markets, today announced that Stephen Nolan, Chief Financial Officer for Vista Outdoor, Inc., will succeed Robert George as Esterline’s Chief Financial Officer, effective February 5, 2018. George, who has been with Esterline as Chief Financial Officer for 21 years, will remain with the company in a special advisory role to help ensure a seamless transition before retiring in June 2018.
Esterline Chief Executive Officer Curtis Reusser said, “As a valued team member and leader, Bob helped Esterline grow into a strong, multi-billion dollar global company during his tenure. I’m pleased to congratulate him on his well-earned retirement and am grateful for his many significant contributions. We are also excited to welcome Stephen, who has extensive experience within the aerospace and defense sector, an impressive track record of strategic execution, and a history of success serving in senior financial and business management roles in global manufacturing environments. I know his expertise in financial and strategic planning, and his results-oriented business leadership will offer valuable perspective to help Esterline achieve its objectives.”