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Ralph D. Crosby, Jr.

Retired chairman and chief executive officer of EADS North America, Inc.
Age: 73
Director since: 2006

Professional Highlights

Retired chairman of EADS North America, Inc., an aerospace company (2002-2011). Retired chief executive officer of EADS North America, Inc. (2002-2009). Previous senior operating role at Northrop Grumman Corporation.

Mr. Crosby’s qualifications to serve on the Board include his extensive senior executive experience in the aerospace industry and his experience as a public company director. Mr. Crosby brings to the Board significant senior management and operations experience through his roles as chief executive officer in the highly regulated aerospace and defense industries. He has a deep understanding of the complexities of operating a global business, including strategic planning, regulatory and legislative and public policy matters. Through his career in the aerospace industry, he has experience in technology and innovation.

Current Public Company Boards

Airbus Group, SE