Sr. Vice President Finance and Chief Financial Officer
Bob Sill is the Senior Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer of Vertex Aerospace. Bob joined Vertex in 2016 and was instrumental in guiding the company through its acquisition by American Industrial Partners (AIP) in June 2018.
Bob is an accomplished aviation and aerospace executive possessing over 30 years of financial operations experience in defense, commercial and international business environments. He is a proven leader with a solid record of implementing financial best practices and building robust accounting, operations finance, and financial planning processes.
Prior to joining Vertex Aerospace, Bob held key financial leadership roles with GKN Aerospace, Hawker Beechcraft Corporation, Cessna Aircraft, and Honeywell Aerospace. Bob is well experienced in both private equity and publicly traded environments which offer Vertex a diversified skill set.
Bob received an MBA from Northern Arizona University and a bachelor’s degree in business administration from The Master’s University in Santa Clarita, CA. He is also a Certified Management Accountant (CMA) and Six Sigma Green Belt from Honeywell and Raytheon.