Rex Hygate has more than 20 years of aerospace experience based in Montréal. For the past 12 years at CMC Electronics Esterline, Hygate has been a part of the Marketing organization responsible for Business Development for Airline Solutions. He has worked as a product manager for Flight Management Systems (FMS) and was responsible for the definition and development of CMC’s latest generation FMS the CMA-9000, including contract negotiation of our strategic OEM position on the Sukhoi Russian Regional Jet.
Before CMC he spent 10 years at CAE Electronics responsible for avionics systems integration on full flight simulators. In addition, Hygate is a founding member of the Green Aerospace Research Development Network (GARDN) and acts as a Scientific Director and board member in this organization.