February 7, 2012
The Board of Directors of Hawker Beechcraft, Inc. announced today that it appointed Robert S. “Steve” Miller as Chief Executive Officer of the Company, effective Feb. 7. Bill Boisture, formerly Chief Executive Officer of Hawker Beechcraft, will remain as Chairman of its operating subsidiary Hawker Beechcraft Corporation.
“Hawker Beechcraft is a great company with iconic brands and dedicated employees. I’m honored to join and to help this company navigate through the challenges of the current general aviation market,” said Miller.
Miller has had a long history in the automotive, steel and waste management industries. He is currently Chairman of the Board of AIG and a director of Symantec and has previously served on the board of directors of more than one dozen companies. Miller earned bachelor’s and master’s degrees at Stanford University and his law degree from Harvard Law School.