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Acro Announces New Chief Finance Officer


Chief Finance Officer of Acro Aircraft Seating

Jing Shi has been appointed to the post of Chief Finance Officer with Acro Aircraft Seating based at Gatwick, stepping into the role with immediate effect.

Jing who will report directly to Chief Executive Officer Neil Cairns, joins the dynamic Executive Leadership Team at Acro where she will assume responsibility for strategic business partnering with full accountability for financial control and accounting and for planning and  performance of the finance function, in addition to overseeing its IT Department.

A fluent Mandarin speaker, Jing will work closely with the CEO and the Senior Leadership team to drive the company’s value improvement agenda, focusing on revenue, costs and capital efficiency and will be influential in the implementation of future growth plans.

Jing brings extensive skills and experience to her new post, latterly gained as Head of Finance for the Global Parts, Service & Attachment Division for a global organisation where she achieved significant business improvements for the company.

- Commenting on her appointment, Jing said

“I am delighted to be joining Acro at a key time in its development. I look forward to contributing to its growth strategy and to witnessing increasing commercial success, not least in the Asia-Pacific market where Acro already enjoys a fast-growing reputation for design excellence coupled with keen cabin economics.”

- Welcoming Jing to the company, CEO Neil Cairns said

“I am confident that Jing’s extensive experience in Manufacturing and Finance will be of huge value to Acro while her linguistic capabilities will help us all to access still more effectively the connections, heritage and international business acumen of our parent company, Zhejiang Tiancheng Controls Co.”