Bombardier Aerospace today announced the appointment of Jason Liao as director of sales, for Bombardier Business Aircraft. Mr. Liao has been in his new role since mid-September and is responsible for all Learjet, Challenger, and Global aircraft sales in China.
Mr. Liao brings over 26 years of aviation experience to the job, having previously held senior positions at Hawker Beechcraft Corporation and design and engineering positions with Boeing, Dee Howard Co. and Chengdu Aircraft Co. He is the vice chairman and a founding member of the Asian Business Aviation Association (AsBAA) and is the co-chairman of the Aerospace Forum, the American Chamber of Commerce of China.
Mr. Liao holds a Master of Science from the University of Illinois as well as a Bachelor of Aircraft Engineering from Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics in China. He is based in Beijing.
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