John Buwalda Joins Crane as Strategic Account Executive for The Boeing Company
Crane Aerospace & Electronics is pleased to announce the appointment of John Buwalda as Strategic Account Executive for The Boeing Company.
Buwalda will be responsible for developing strategy, enhancing relationships and growing business with The Boeing Company. In addition, as the senior leader on the Boeing account, Buwalda will have customer ownership while working closely with the Boeing Customer Account Manager. He is responsible for coordinating and leveraging the resources of our organization to drive continued improvement in our relationship with Boeing.
Previously, Buwalda was the Boeing Account Executive for TE Connectivity. In that role he was responsible for the company’s strategic direction, business development and profitability with Boeing. As a result, brings to Crane significant experience and proven success in developing and executing business growth plans with Boeing. He earned a Bachelor of Science in Engineering from the University of Western Ontario and a Master of Business Administration from Seattle University.
I am honored to represent a great company like Crane and a great customer like Boeing. I look forward to continuing to expand the relationship that Boeing and Crane have built over the years. The Strategic Account Executive role is an exciting opportunity to focus the collective power of Crane’s portfolio of Solutions on a customer who is looking for more and more from their suppliers in terms of value and performance. My role is to create a strategy that leverages Crane’s extensive experience and current technology footprint to create maximum value for Boeing’s next generation platforms like the 737MAX and 777X
Crane Aerospace & Electronics delivers proven systems, reliable components and flexible power solutions that excel in tough environments, from engines and landing gear to satellites, missiles and electronic countermeasure devices. Products and services are organized into six integrated solutions for aerospace and defense applications, including Sensing Components & Systems, Fluid Management, Power Components & Subsystems, Landing Gear Systems, Cabin Systems, and Microwave Components & Integrated Systems. For more information, visit www.craneae.com.
About Crane Co.
Crane Co. (NYSE: CR) is a diversified manufacturer of highly engineered industrial products. Founded in 1855, Crane employs more than 11,000 people at over 150 locations in 26 countries. For more information, visit www.craneco.com.