Airplanes and roles. SuperJet International: new SVP commercial on board
Venice, Italy - It is Stewart R. Cordner, from England, 48 years old and interest in aviation
Stewart R. Cordner has been appointed today as Senior Vice President Commercial for SuperJet International (SJI). He joins SJI to take a leading role in the Sales & Marketing activities of the Sukhoi Superjet 100 (SSJ-100) Program. He and his team based in Venice (Italy) will have the responsibility for delivering on SSJ-100 sales and expanding the aircraft’s sales campaigns significantly in the coming years. 48 years old, born in Rochford, East of England he made his first steps in aviation in 1985 with British Aerospace. Over the past 32 years he has enjoyed a global career within commercial aviation. His wide hands-on experience have encompassed manufacturing, MRO, customer support and latterly for the last 15 years Aircraft Sales and Asset Management. Namely, he has worked for BAE Systems for more than 10 years and in 2010 he founded the Cordner Aviation Group, specializing in aircraft trading and marketing consultancy services. During his career, he has also held various positions overseas in Latin America, USA, China and Europe. His global and practical career experiences in many different multi-cultural settings represented a valuable addition also for Ilyushin Finance Corporation, where he joined in October 2012 as Sales and Marketing Director. Stewart graduated at Loughborough University Business School in Industrial Sales and Marketing. His main interests are world-wide politics, aviation developments and travel. He is married and has two sons.
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