Team

Our team is made up of experts with over 200 years of combined experience in aerospace, manufacturing, supply chain and consulting.

Our client teams typically include about 4 members with varying degrees of experience and complementary skills. Occasionally a larger project may demand a larger team of up to 8-10 members.

We have a distributed team in North America with headquarters in Minnetonka, MN. We also work with a network of independent trusted global consultants to extend our reach into Europe & Asia.

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Vivek Saxena

Founder & Managing Director

Experience:

  • President & CEO of Mooney International
  • Vice President of ICF Aviation Advisory
  • Procurement Executive, General Manager, Chief Engineer, Plant Manager for Pratt & Whitney

PhD in Aerospace & Applied Math from University of Cambridge

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Warren Boley

Advisor

Experience:

  • CEO & Board member of Norsk Titanium​
  • President of Aerojet Rocketdyne​
  • President of Military Engines for Pratt & Whitney
  • Owner and board member of Boley Tool & Machine Works​.

BS in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Notre Dame, Master's in Management and Mechanical Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

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Mark King

Advisor

Experience:

  • President of Aerospace for Rolls Royce
  • President and CEO of International Aero Engines (IAE)
  • Chairman of Flowcastings Ltd, AVS-SYS Ltd, and Bowman Power Group.

Mark has a degree in Mathematics from Cambridge University and is a Fellow of the Royal Aeronautical Society.

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Michael Brade

Specialist

Subject Matter Expert in cost reduction and negotiations

Experience:

  • 25+ years in Supply Chain, Negotiations, Contracts
  • Procurement Executive for Boeing, Partnership for Success
  • M&A, Raw Material, Machined Parts, Composites

BASc from Central Wash University & MBA from City University of Seattle

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Donald Drewry

Specialist

Subject Matter Expert in finance and executive leadership

Experience:

  • 30+ years experience in aerospace, CEO, COO
  • M&A, Aircraft Engines, Finance, Sales & Marketing, Strategic Planning, International Contract Negotiations
  • Cenco, Pratt & Whitney, Safran Engine Services

University of Minnesota

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Michael Milauskas

Specialist

Experience:

  • 25+ years experience in composite technologies
  • Boeing Composites Expert on B787
  • Developed composite suppliers globally
  • Boeing, Bell, Bombardier & Northrop Grumman

University of Wisconsin

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Steve Mattix

Project Manager

Experience:

  • Product Development and Transition to Production
  • GE Turbine Cooling & EEDP Engineer

B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Notre Dame & M.S. in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Cincinnati & pursuing M.B.A. from the University of Minnesota - Carlson School of Management

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Shannon Bathurst

Project Manager

Consultant, Continuous Improvement Specialist, Director of Operations

Experience:

  • 11 years in aerospace with 9 years in aerospace consulting
  • PHISHA LLC, Bombardier, Dubai Aerospace Enterprise, Purdue Research

BS & MS in Aerospace from Purdue University

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Josh Kuledge

Associate

B.S. in Industrial & B.S. in Systems Engineering and Mechanical Engineering from the University of Minnesota

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Fabio Hodo

Associate

B.S. in Aerospace Engineering & Mechanics from University of Minnesota - Twin Cities

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William Marrujo

Associate

B.S. in Aeronautical & Astronautical Engineering from Purdue University - West Lafayette

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Casey Carlson

Analyst

Pursuing BS in Aerospace Engineering & Mechanics with a Minor in Computer Science from the University of Minnesota - Twin Cities

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Braden O'Connor

Analyst

Pursuing BS in Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering with a Minor in Computer Science from Purdue University