Directors and Officers
Carl Kumpic, Vice President, Marketing and Sales, Chorus Aviation Services
Carl Kumpic has worked within the aerospace industry for over 35 years through diverse organizations within civilian and military sectors. Since graduating as an engineer, Mr. Kumpic has worked with a number of international aerospace firms over his career beginning in experimental engineering with Bombardier on the CL-600 Challenger program. Following seven years with Bombardier, Mr. Kumpic worked within the flight test and engineering laboratories of Bell Helicopter in Canada, assisting with the development of the Model 400A light-twin helicopter and set up of the Mirabel operations. Working with Canadian Airlines in Vancouver, he established a consolidated aircraft engine and APU R&O capability and developed third party engine R&O partnerships. Afterwards, Mr. Kumpic spent ten years with Rolls-Royce Canada as Director Engine Testing Facilities including new product development of the Trent engine. In 2001 Mr. Kumpic joined IMP Aerospace & Defence as General Manager of IMP Electronic Systems and in 2009 as Vice-President of International Marketing, responsible for all international marketing and business development initiatives introducing new military programs into IMP.
In 2019, Mr. Kumpic joined Chorus Aviation Services as Vice President, Marketing & Sales, to the Chief Operating Officer and President of Chorus Aviation Services.
Mr. Kumpic is an Executive Board Member and Acting Vice Chair of the Atlantic Canada Aerospace and Defence Association (ACADA).