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L3 Technologies announced it has established International Boards dedicated to supporting and growing L3’s military and commercial business in Australia, Canada and the United Kingdom.
These organizations will oversee the development of and promote strategic initiatives in their respective regions that advance L3’s competitive position and growth opportunities in the global marketplace.
“We continue to focus on accelerating L3’s international business by strengthening our customer relationships and forging productive partnerships in key regions,” said Christopher E. Kubasik, L3’s chief executive officer and president.
“L3 has affordable, state-of-the-art solutions, and we are combining resources from across the company to deliver increased capabilities and value to our customers.”
Each group will be composed of L3 executives and local industry experts with relevant experience in business and geopolitical affairs.
- L3 Technologies Australia Group Pty Ltd will be led by its new managing director, Alan Titheridge, and will build on L3’s strong track record of delivering advanced technologies and support to the Australian Defence Force (ADF) across land, sea and air domains, and growing L3’s in-country workforce and supplier base;
- L3 Technologies Canada Group Inc. will be led by its new chair, Richard Foster, and will focus on expanding L3’s customer base across a diverse product line, which includes innovative EO/IR equipment and Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul and in-service support for the Royal Canadian Air Force, as well as integrating communication and platform management systems for a broad range of naval vessels. Additionally, L3 is a key supplier in support of the Canadian Surface Combatant initiative;
- L3 Technologies U.K. Group Ltd. will be led by its new managing director, Ronald Cook, and will expand L3’s ISR systems work as well as seamless and affordable pilot training and resourcing solutions to the global commercial and military aviation training marketplace, supported by state-of-the-art simulation technologies that meet the needs of an evolving outsourcing trend in aviation training by the world’s leading airlines.
Headquartered in New York City, L3 Technologies employs approximately 38,000 people worldwide and is a leading provider of a broad range of communication, electronic and sensor systems used on military, homeland security and commercial platforms. L3 is also a prime contractor in aerospace systems, security and detection systems, and pilot training. The company reported 2016 sales of $10.5 billion.