Case Studies and Client Testimonials

Aerospace and Defense Systems Recruitment Studies

The aerospace and defense recruitment team of executive search consultants has a solid reputation in identifying and assessing potential candidates for roles ranging from corporate executive management to functional leadership to key principal and senior levels in sales, engineering, and manufacturing.  Our expertise is in power electronics, multi-core embedded computing, power supplies including power generation, power distribution, power conversion, and optical interconnects for business jets and commercial drones.  In addition we are retained by defense contractors who build subsystems for military UAVs, rotorcraft, ad stealth tech sensors..

We are engaged by aerospace manufacturers and vendors building aviation components that range from startups to mid-cap high growth and multinational conglomerates who require key personnel to deliver power systems, in-flight entertainment, and targeting and navigation sensors.   The  NextGen aerospace recruitment team brings forward ONLY "A players", who produce 8 to 10 times more than "B players.  These new hires drive strategy, develop new intellectual property, increase market share, and sustain a growing aerospace business. Please review our aerospace recruitment case studies and client testimonials. 

Sr. PLM Director
Aerospace Power Controllers 

The new PLM Director was to be a Business Development Entrepreneur and bring a wide angle aspiration vision to grow the power systems business through trust and integrity, excellent customer relationships, and building a reputation within the industry as the best source of aircraft solid-state power controllers in our client’s market segment...

Chief Engineer
Aerospace Power Generation

This would be a very tough search as the client admitted there was less than a dozen airborne power systems engineering candidates worldwide who would fit the requirements and meet the objectives of the role. This retained search for a Chief Engineer in Product Development was critical to the client’s strategy of opening up...

Aerospace and Defense Recruitment Expertise

As can be seen above, our aerospace and defense systems recruitment executive search consultants are knowledgeable in primary and secondary power distribution systems for regional / business jets, as well as in-seat and cabin interior solid state power controllers, motor drives, auxiliary power controls, and artificial intelligence for manned and unmanned aerial vehicles. 

Contact the Aerospace and Defense Systems Recruitment Practice Lead  

Craig Hufford Retained Recruiter

Craig Hufford

Managing Partner / Practice Lead