Board of directors

Constitution of the board

The major aerospace companies Collins Aerospace, Meggitt, Moog Aircraft Group and Rolls-Royce are permanently represented on the MAA board of directors by senior managers. MAA members elect additional directors for two-year terms. Other directors are appointed to ensure that a variety of expert perspectives from across the Midlands aerospace cluster are brought to bear on board decision-making.

MAA Board meets 2013

MAA board meeting

Electing new directors

We announced the names of two newly elected directors and one director returned to the MAA board for two year terms of office at the MAA members meeting and AGM on 7 November 2019 held at the Derby Conference Centre.

The new directors are Craig Fullwood, Manager, New Product Introduction, MJ Sections and Stephen Molloy, Aerospace & Technology Director, G&P Group Holdings. Peter Bruch, Managing Director, AE Aerospace, was re-elected. Steve Cheetham and Alan Duffield were thanked for their service on the MAA Board.


Directors from our four major companies

Steve McMulkin, Group Quality Manager, Meggitt, Coventry, Birmingham, Shepshed

Stuart Mclachlan, Group Vice President & General Manager, Aircraft Control Components Sector, Moog Aircraft Group, Wolverhampton

Jo Eva, Strategy Executive, Rolls-Royce, Birmingham & Derby

Lisa Swan, Value Stream Director, High Lift, Collins Aerospace - Actuation Systems, Wolverhampton

Elected directors from the supply chain

Peter Bruch, Managing Director, AE Aerospace, Birmingham

Craig Fullwood, Manager, New Product Introduction, MJ Sections, Dudley

Stephen Molloy, Aerospace & Technology Director, G&P Group Holdings, Birmingham

David Whiffin, Managing Director, OdiliaClark, Derby

Appointed directors

Alan Dunbar (Chair, MAA Business Development Group), Director of Aerospace at Thyssenkrupp Aerospace

Robin Hill (Chair, MAA Technology Development Group), Head of Electronics, Collins Aerospace

Jay Patel, Head of Economic Development, Wolverhampton City Council

TBC, Councillor, Derby City Council

Annette Rothwell (Chair, MAA Supply Chain Performance Group), formerly Procurement and Supply Chain Director, Maritime, BAE Systems

Tony Tinley, Regional Officer, Unite the Union