Burrana has appointed Chris Brady as a non-executive director on the board.
Withers said that Brady is an accomplished leader and a successful entrepreneur who will add a lot of value to the board.
“We are confident that Chris’s business acumen and knowledge of the aircraft seating industry will add great value to our board of directors and that Burrana will benefit from his knowledge, insights and counsel.”
In taking up his position as director, Brady said that he was pleased to have joined such an innovative organization with more than 50 years of heritage.
“I look forward to helping Burrana grow and enabling even more airlines to provide passengers with an extraordinary experience” said Brady.
Chris began his aviation career in the late 1980s. After training with British Airways as an undergraduate, Chris joined Virgin Atlantic as an engineer.
In his ten-year tenure at Virgin Atlantic, he became general manager product development and was responsible for innovation across the entire passenger experience, including inflight entertainment and seating.
In 2007 Chris co-founded UK seating manufacturer, Acro Aircraft Seating.
Chris led Acro as CEO until early 2019 following its sale in 2017 to Zhejiang Tiancheng Controls Co Ltd and has grown the business to have more than 100,000 seats flying on both wide and narrow body aircraft for airline customers on each continent.
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