Universal Avionics (UA), an Elbit Systems company, has appointed Fabrice Arfi as general manager of Universal Avionics International (UASI). He will be based out of France and joins the company's international division to support customers and growth in the EMEA and APAC regions.
Arfi is a proven executive with 28 years of experience with international customer support and business development in the aviation industry. This includes various leadership positions with Eurocopter, Airbus Helicopters, Zodiac Aerospace Services, Safran Aerosystems and Groupe ADF. Arfi brings skills in strategic leadership, business operations, sales, and intercultural relations to the company. He has served as a member of the board of directors for several international companies and is passionate about creating innovative ways to grow businesses worldwide in the aerospace and heavy-duty manufacturing industries.
“With an increasing market demand in Europe, we are expanding our presence in the continent,” says Dror Yahav, chief executive officer of Universal Avionics. “Fabrice is a prime addition to lead the team in Europe and support business development opportunities in the region.”