AAMSI has announced that Retired Rear Admiral Mark Heinrich, U.S. Navy, has joined Associated Aircraft Manufacturing and Sales, Inc. (AAMSI) as president and CEO. AAMSI says Heinrich is a proven leader with a distinguished track record perfectly suited to lead AAMSI as the company expands its specialty products, MRO and services offerings, with integrated materiel and supply management solutions for defense, aerospace, aviation and maritime markets. He brings more than 30 years of experience in operations, logistics, and supply chain management to this important role as AASMI evolves with a new class of offering that tightly integrates manufacturing, repair, sourcing, distribution and logistics services for global customers.
Heinrich joins AAMSI from Alvarez & Marsal, where he was a managing director, co-leading A&M’s public sector practice. In his final assignment in the Navy, he served as the Commander of the Naval Supply Systems Command (NAVSUP) and the 46th Chief of Supply Corps, where he led 25,000 members of the Navy’s global supply chain practice. With extensive background in leading large scale ERP system implementations, integration of new technology, and management of NAVSUP’s seven billion dollar operating budget,
“Going forward, AAMSI is uniquely advancing materiel and supply management enabling customers to solve long standing challenges associated with sourcing complex, critical specialty components and related repair and logistics services,” said Heinrich, president and CEO, AAMSI. “Leveraging deep expertise in specialty products, technical services, manufacturing, and repair, along with the recently acquired DefenseView solution, AAMSI’s mission is to change the face of critical parts, supply and logistics services.”