Bombardier Aerospace Appoints New President, Bombardier Business Aircraft

Bombardier Aerospace Appoints New President, Bombardier Business Aircraft 
Also appoints new President, Bombardier Customer Services &
Specialized and Amphibious Aircraft 
MONTREAL, QUEBEC -- (Marketwired) -- 11/04/13 -- Bombardier Aerospace
today announced the appointment of Eric Martel as President,
Bombardier Business Aircraft. Mr. Martel succeeds Steve Ridolfi, who
last week was appointed Senior Vice President, Strategy and Mergers
and Acquisitions, Bombardier Inc., reporting to Pierre Beaudoin,
President and Chief Executive Officer, Bombardier Inc. Both of these
appointments are effective January 1, 2014. 
"I extend my heartfelt congratulations to Steve on his new position
and wish him continued success," said Guy C. Hachey, President and
Chief Operating Officer, Bombardier Aerospace. "Steve has made
countless contributions to Aerospace throughout his career, and this
move to the corporate office will assuredly benefit the entire
"We are fortunate to have a solid succession plan in place with a
resource of accomplished leaders who are ready to take on the
challenges ahead," Mr. Hachey continued. "As such, I am extremely
pleased to announce that Eric Martel has been appointed President,
Bombardier Business Aircraft. Over the course of Eric's tenure at
Bombardier, he has held numerous positions with increasing
responsibilities, including President, Bombardier Customer Services &
Specialized and Amphibious Aircraft since 2011. Eric comes to this
new position with a proven and very successful track record." 
Following Eric Martel's nomination, Bombardier Aerospace also
announced the appointment of Michel Ouellette as President,
Bombardier Customer Services & Specialized and Amphibious Aircraft,
effective January 1, 2014. 
"I am also very pleased to welcome Michel Ouellette to the Aerospace
Leadership Team," added Mr. Hachey. "Michel has been with the Company
for over 20 years, and in that time he has consistently risen to hold
a number of senior positions within Engineering, Commercial Aircraft
and Business Aircraft, most recently as Vice President and General
Manager, Global Aircraft Programs. 
"These appointments come at a critical time for Bombardier Aerospace
as we make major investments in product development and continue to
grow our services footprint internationally. I'm confident that Eric
and Michel are the right leaders to execute and deliver on our
commitments," concluded Mr. Hachey. 
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leader in transportation. 
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Haley Dunne
Bombardier Aerospace
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