Bombardier Aerospace announced today that Peter Edwards is stepping down as President, Bombardier Business Aircraft. Pierre Beaudoin, President and Chief Operating Officer, Bombardier Aerospace will head Bombardier's Business Aircraft unit until a new president is appointed. This change is effective immediately.
"I wish to thank Peter for his substantial contribution to the growth of Bombardier Aerospace's business jet segment and to the building of the industry's most comprehensive line-up of innovative business aircraft," said Pierre Beaudoin. "Throughout his 10-year career at Bombardier, Peter has always shown a sustained commitment to the success of Bombardier Business Aircraft."
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