Executive Team

ERIC LEDOUX

PRESIDENT AND CEO

Mr. Ledoux joined Sinters America in 2009 to lead the business transformation into a world-class organization. Before joining the aerospace industry, he acquired his expertise in many areas such as industrial administration, corporate finance and business improvement in the automotive, hydraulics and computer services industries. Mr. Ledoux is a certified accountant and holds a MBA.

YVES MARTEL

EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT OPERATIONS

Mr. Martel oversees the operations of DCM. He has more than 30 years of experience in the aerospace industry. Prior to his appointment at Sinters America in 2007, Mr. Martel has acquired 20 years of experience at CAE, primarily in the production and management of industrialization, machining and the assembly of electrical circuits.

GUILLAUME GASPARRI

EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

Mr. Gasparri is responsible for the commercial development of the new group, overseeing both sales and customer support worldwide. Before joining DCM, Mr. Gasparri was President and Chief Executive Officer of ATR Americas since 2008. Mr. Gasparri has held senior management positions in the aerospace industry including Vice President of Sales at Eurocopter and Airbus EADS. Mr. Gasparri has more than 25 years of experience in this industry on several continents including Asia, Europe and America.

MICHAEL DESHAIES

VICE PRESIDENT OPERATIONS

Michael leads the aerostructure operations at our Montreal and Boisbriand sites. Michael has over 32 years of experience in leading and supporting teams in the manufacture of metal parts and assemblies for airframes. Michael joined the DCM Group in September 2017. Prior to that date, Michael held executive positions at Triumph, Precision Cast Parts (PCC) and Heroux-Devtek.

CYNTHIA ARSENEAU

VICE PRESIDENT OPERATIONS

Ms. Arseneau holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree. She has more than 14 years of experience in the aeronautics sector. Before joining the DCM Group in 2012, she spent 7 years in metal distribution at Ryerson, including quality assurance and sales management. Since then, she has been in charge of operations support activities and is now VP Operations for the Blainville factory.

THOMAS LANGHAME

VICE PRESIDENT ENGINEERING AND I.T.

Mr. Langhame joined Sinters America in the early days of the company in 2005 and is now managing a team of engineers and technicians whose daily activities consist in the design and development of new tools and test equipment for aircraft maintenance. Trained in Computer Engineering, he also leads DCM’s IT department.

GHISLAIN LEFEBVRE

VICE PRESIDENT FINANCE

Mr. Lefebvre is responsible for the accounting and finances of DCM. Mr. Lefebvre has more than 25 years of experience in finance in the aerospace industry. He spent most of his career working for Bell Helicopter, a Textron’s division, where he finally held the position of Vice-President, Finance and Information Technology. He is a certified accountant.

ARIANE BLANCHETTE

VICE PRESIDENT HUMAN RESSOURCES

Ms. Blanchette is managing the human resources department of the group DCM since she joined the company in 2016. She is leading many initiatives such as the business transformation and the implementation of the business partnership model. She has more than 20 years of experience in human resources, labor relations and internal communication within various industries and in large international organizations. Ms. Blanchette holds a bachelor degree in industrial relations and is a certified human resources professional as a member of l’Ordre des conseillers en ressources humaines agréés.

NINO BUTTINO

VICE PRESIDENT QUALITY ASSURANCE

A professional with expertise in operations management, value chain mapping, quality, aircraft maintenance, airworthiness and commercial aviation, Mr. Buttino has been in charge of the Group’s Quality Assurance department since joining the company in 2014. He has over 35 years of experience in the aviation industry, mainly with CAE Electronics, GE Elano Canada, Mecachrome and RTI Claro.