President, Boeing - Middle East, UAE
Jeffrey Johnson was appointed President of Boeing Middle East in March 2011.
In his role he is responsible for Boeing’s growth and productivity plans across the Middle East region, working closely with Boeing Saudi Arabia. He will also lead company-wide activities that include government affairs and the development and implementation of the Boeing Middle East strategy focused on new business and industrial partnership opportunities, corporate citizenship projects, expanding the Boeing presence and strengthening company relationships with customers and other stakeholders.
Prior to this appointment, Mr Johnson was a senior director of business development for Boeing Defense, Space & Security (BDS). Before that, he served as the Middle East and Africa business development director for BDS.
Mr. Johnson joined Boeing in 1982 and has managed programs in more than 40 countries during his career. Johnson also worked in Design Engineering, Electronics Design and Manufacturing, System Engineering, Program Management and Flight Test Engineering.