Douglas McCrosson

President and Chief Executive Officer

Nazzareno Palmerini

Vice President of Programs

Clint Allnach

Director of Engineering and Manufacturing

Ken Hauser

Vice President of Global Supply Chain

James "Jay" Mulhall

Vice President of Business Development

Barry Fratello

Vice President of Administration

Douglas McCrosson

President and Chief Executive Officer

Mr. McCrosson was named President and Chief Executive Officer of CPI Aero in March, 2014. Mr. McCrosson joined the company in 2003 as Director of Business Development. During his tenure, he has held positions of increasing responsibility, including Vice President of Business Development and Senior Vice President of Operations, where he headed CPI Aero’s business development, engineering, procurement and manufacturing organizations. Subsequently, he was promoted to the position of Chief Operating Officer in January 2010 before becoming President and CEO. Prior to joining CPI Aero, Mr. McCrosson was Corporate Secretary and Vice President of Frisby Technologies, Inc. and earlier, he was employed by Frisby Aerospace, Inc. in various engineering and marketing positions. He started his career as a mechanical engineer at Grumman Corporation. Mr. McCrosson holds a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering from the State University of New York at Buffalo and a Master of Science degree in Management from Polytechnic University.  back

Dan Azmon

Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Azmon was appointed Chief Financial Officer in November, 2019. Prior to joining CPI Aero, Mr. Azmon spent close to 20 years at L3 Technologies, Inc., most recently serving as Vice President, Controller, and Principal Accounting Officer until the merger between L3 and Harris Corporation in July, 2019. Before his tenure at L3, Mr. Azmon held several financial management and financial reporting positions at ASARCO Incorporated and Salomon Brothers, Inc., and was a manager in the Audit practice at Coopers & Lybrand LLP.  Mr. Azmon holds a Master of Business Administration degree from St. John's University in Accounting and a Bacheler of Business Administration degree in Finance from Hofstra University. Mr. Azmon is also a certified public accountant.   back

James "Jay" Mulhall

Vice President of Business Development

Mr. Mulhall has over 30 years of experience in the aerospace industry. He joined CPI Aero in February, 2018 as the Senior Director of Business Development and Strategy for Defense Markets, and in July, 2018, was appointed Vice President, Business Development. Prior to CPI Aero, Mr. Mulhall spent over 30 successful years at Northrop Grumman, holding key positions in Business Development, including his last position as Senior Director of Business Development with the Military Aircraft Systems (MAS) Division, a unit of Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems, where he was responsible for coordination of all customer engagement and business development activities for programs which included E-2D Advanced Hawkeye, E-8C Joint STARS, Directed Energy Programs, F-18 and F-35. Mr. Mulhall holds a Masters of Business Administration in Finance and Banking from Hofstra University.  back

 

Clint Allnach

Director of Engineering and Manufacturing

Mr. Allnach has been the Director of Engineering and Manufacturing at CPI Aero since 2013. Since joining the company in 2008, Mr. Allnach had previously held the positions of Senior Program Engineer and Manager of Engineering. As Director of Engineering and Manufacturing, Mr. Allnach is responsible for directing and planning the activities of the Engineering, Manufacturing and Tooling departments. Mr. Allnach has 27 years experience in aerospace manufacturing, and has previously held positions at GKN Aerospace and Northrop Grumman. He has completed collaborative engineering design and build work on many major military OEM programs. Mr. Allnach holds a Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering from State University of New York at Stony Brook. back

 

Nazzareno Palmerini

Vice President of Programs

Mr. Palmerini was named Vice President of Programs in 2015. Since joining CPI Aero in 2013 as Director of Program Management, Mr. Palmerini has been responsible for overseeing and managing the company’s current programs as well as working with Business Development efforts in seeking additional opportunities with current customers. Prior to joining CPI Aero, Mr. Palmerini spent 30 successful years at GKN Aerospace, where he held various sales, marking and program management positions, including Director of Business Development and Program Management and Director of Sales and Marketing. Mr. Palmerini holds a Bachelor of Science in Finance from Long Island University. back

 

 

Ken Hauser

Vice President of Global Supply Chain

Mr. Hauser has been the Vice President of Global Supply Chain Management for CPI Aero since 2013. Mr. Hauser previously held the position of Director of Global Supply Chain, for which he was hired in 2011. Prior to joining CPI Aero Mr. Hauser had a successful career spanning 30 years at Northrop Grumman where he held various management positions for Manufacturing/Operations and Global Supply Chain. Mr. Hauser’s last position with Northrop Grumman was as the E-2D Global Supply Chain Program Manager, where he had responsibility for cost, quality and schedule performance of all procured parts and major aircraft structures. Mr. Hauser holds a Bachelor of Technology in Management of Technology from State University of New York at Farmingdale and a Master of Science in Management of Technology from Polytechnic University. back

 

 

Barry Fratello

Vice President of Administration

Mr. Fratello joined CPI Aero in 2012 as the Director of Administration and in 2014 was promoted to Vice President of Administration.  Mr.  Fratello brings to CPI Aero 35 years of experience in the Aerospace and Defense industry, of which 11 was at Grumman Aerospace Corporation and 25 years at Telephonics Corporation.  At Grumman Mr. Fratello held various management positions within Accounting and Finance.  His successful career continued at Telephonics Corporation as Vice President of Financial Management and later promoted to Chief Administrative Officer. His areas of expertise are in Financial Management, Program Administration, Accounting, Human Resources, Information Technology and Contracts. Mr. Fratello holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from New York Institute of Technology.   back

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