Philip Watkiss Named ARINC Managed Services Sales Director for the Americas

ARINClogoAn ARINC Inc. subsidiary has appointed Philip Watkiss, formerly a senior global account manager at SITA, as sales director for the Americas.

Watkiss brings 30 years of sales and marketing background in the aviation sector to help ARINC Managed Services expand in North America and grow its revenue and market value, according to an ARINC statement.

Previously, he led SITA’s sales and management of multi-million dollar global accounts.

Christopher Forrest, managing director at ARINC Managed Services, said Watkiss would aim to support AMS’ North America strategies and boost customer and partner relations.

“I am excited to be joining AMS,” said Watkiss.

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