Chatsworth, CA, March 14, 2016 – FlemingMartin, LLC is pleased to announce that Ontic, a BBA Aviation company and the aerospace industry’s leading provider of ‘Extended Life Solutions’ for OEM legacy products, has hired Mike Fontes as their new US Controller.
Mike joins Ontic from Amgen, where he spent twenty years in various progressive operational and corporate finance and accounting roles, including opening and overseeing the finance and accounting for overseas manufacturing operations. Mike earned a reputation as a great problem-solver with an exceptional ability to improve financial performance in manufacturing and supply chain operations and he brings to Ontic a wealth of experience in operations accounting, profit maximization, global management, financial planning, and M&A.
Mike earned his MBA and Bachelor of Science from California State University – Bakersfield, and earned his CPA while at Edward White & Co.
Ontic (www.ontic.com) is a wholly owned subsidiary of BBA Aviation plc, with over 40 years of aerospace product manufacturing and aftermarket support experience. Ontic provides new and serviceable spares and repairs for over 4,500 maturing aircraft parts. Its portfolio of products, licensed or acquired from major OEMs such as Honeywell, UTC Aerospace, Safran, Thales and GE Aviation, span all major aircraft systems in both civil and military markets.
BBA Aviation plc (www.bbaaviation.com) is a leading global aviation services and aftermarket support provider. BBA Aviation’s Aftermarket Services businesses (Dallas Airmotive, H+S Aviation, International Turbine Service, W. H. Barrett Turbine Engine Company, International Governor Services and Ontic) are focused on the repair and overhaul of gas turbine engines and the manufacture and service of aerospace components, sub-systems and systems. BBA Aviation’s Flight Support businesses (Signature Flight Support and ASIG) provide specialist on-airport support services, including refueling and ground handling, to the owners and operators of private, business, military and commercial aircraft. BBA Aviation group companies operate from more than 200 individual locations on five continents.
FlemingMartin, LLC, (www.flemingmartin.com) is a leading retained executive search firm with offices in Northern and Southern California. FlemingMartin partners with Boards and CEOs of companies to build successful execution-focused management teams. FlemingMartin focuses in the Technology, Manufacturing, and Consumer Products & Services industries. The Firm’s principals are trusted advisors and business partners who enable companies to gain powerful, far-reaching, and lasting contributions from their executive-level human capital.