Universal Avionics (UA) announced the appointment of Fabrice Arfi as general manager of Universal Avionics International (UASI). Arfi is based out of France and joins the company’s international division to support customers and growth in the EMEA and APAC regions.
Arfi is an executive with 28 years of experience with international customer support and business development in the aviation industry. His background includes various leadership positions with Eurocopter, Airbus Helicopters, Zodiac Aerospace Services, Safran Aerosystems, and Groupe ADF. Arfi also brings leadership, business operations, sales and intercultural relations skills, the company says. He has served as a member of the board of directors for several international companies and is passionate about creating innovative ways to grow businesses worldwide in the aerospace and heavy-duty manufacturing industries.
“With an increasing market demand in Europe, we are expanding our presence in the continent.” said Dror Yahav, chief executive officer of Universal Avionics. “Fabrice is a prime addition to lead the team in Europe and support business development opportunities in the region.”