FDH Aero Taps Industry Leader Jason Lewis for VP of Quality
FDH Aero (“FDH”), a global supply-chain solutions provider for aerospace and defense OEMs and aftermarket segments, announces the new hire of Jason Lewis as vice president of Quality.
Lewis brings with him more than 20 years of quality and operational experience, a majority of which he spent at Boeing Distribution Services, Inc., where he focused on streamlining operations to reduce operating costs and mutually improve profitability. Prior to joining FDH, Lewis served as Boeing’s director of supply-chain quality.
“I am thrilled to have Jason join our team. He is uniquely qualified for this strategic role, and his combination of experience and leadership qualities ensure that he’s the right person to help us continue to expand and perform at a high level to keep our customers happy,” says Ryan Kinslow, COO of FDH Aero.
In his role, Lewis will lead the quality and compliance process across all FDH Aero businesses, reporting directly to Kinslow. In addition to trade compliance, Lewis will be optimizing and integrating processes across the organization to ensure delivery of quality products that meet diverse customer expectations.
“I am excited to take on this key role at FDH and help our team develop and see its best potential,” Lewis says. “Everyone is energized and ready to influence positive change. I hope to help improve upon the great service and extraordinary quality of work that’s already evident to me from my time getting to know the team.”
Formerly a committee member of both the FAA Suspected Unapproved Parts Program and ASA Quality Assurance Committee, Lewis currently sits on the board of directors for the Aviation Suppliers Association.
Lewis graduated from The University of Miami with a bachelor of science degree in engineering. He also earned an airframe and powerplant license from the Wentworth Institute of Technology, in Boston, MA.