Phil joined QuEST Global in 2016. He is responsible for developing relationships with new and emerging customers in North America. In this role he reports directly to Ajit Prabhu, Chairman and CEO of QuEST Global.
Phil has over 40 years of experience, primarily in the Aerospace and Defense Industry. He has held senior leadership positions at Rockwell International, North American Aircraft, GE Aviation and the Belcan Corporation. Phil began his career at Rockwell International as an entry level engineer and rose to the position of Chief Engineer and Director of Advanced Aircraft Design. Phil joined GE Aviation in 1985 and was assigned leadership positions in both engineering and program management. Phil retired from GE in 2001 as the General Manager, New and Derivative Military Engine Programs. Phil then joined the Belcan Corporation as the President and CEO of their Engineering Group. Phil retired from Belcan in 2011.
Phil was born and raised in Dayton, Ohio. He received his undergraduate degree from The Ohio State University in 1971 later went on to get a BS degree in Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering. He also holds an MBA from Xavier University in Cincinnati, Ohio.