Boeing has today made an announcement from it’s HQ in Arlington, where Stephanie Pope will become the executive VP and Chief Operating Officer of the company.
It is understood this is a newly created role, with Ms. Pope taking command of this role from January 1, and will report to CEO Dave Calhoun.
Without further ado, let’s get into it…
News From Boeing in Arlington: New Chief Operating Officer…
Ms. Pope lead the Boeing Global Services side of the business. Under her new role as Chief Operating Officer of the Arlington-based company, she will oversee the supply chain, quality, manufacturing and “engineering excellence across the company”.
Commenting on her appointment was CEO Dave Calhoun:
“Stephanie brings tremendous operational, financial and customer experience to this role, as well as a proven record of performance across our commercial, defense and services business units”.
“Next year will be a significant transitional year in our performance as we continue to restore our operational and financial strength; and Stephanie will help drive the stability and predictability necessary to ensure we deliver on our customer, employee, regulatory, investor and other stakeholder commitments.”
Ms. Pope also said the following on her new and upcoming role from the Arlington HQ:
“I am honored to step into this new role and look forward to working closely with Dave, our Executive Council and all of our Boeing teammates”.
“Together, we will continue to improve operating performance and remain committed to delivering for our customers, while ensuring the highest levels of safety, quality and transparency in all that we do.”
All eyes will be on how this leadership transition goes within the company.
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