Oct 15, 2016: Ihssane Mounir has been named the new vice president of Sales and Marketing for Commercial Airplanes of Boeing.
In his new role, Mounir is responsible for the sales and marketing of all commercial airplanes and related services to airlines and leasing customers in all markets worldwide. His team’s duties include sales strategy, operations and customer relationships.
Mounir succeeds John Wojick, who is retiring after 36 years of company service, effective early 2017.
“Ihssane is a seasoned sales leader with in-depth knowledge of Boeing customers worldwide,” said Ray Conner, president and CEO, Boeing Commercial Airplanes. “His extensive knowledge of our products and services puts him in the best position to help our customers address their fleet and operational needs and be successful in today’s competitive environment.”
Mounir has held several leadership positions within Boeing’s Sales organisation, mostly recently as vice president of Sales for Northeast Asia.
He previously served as vice president of Marketing, Sales Strategy and Operations, responsible for developing and implementing cross-regional strategies for Commercial Airplanes.
Prior to that assignment, Mounir led Commercial Airplanes Sales efforts in many regions across the world. Previously, Mounir was the vice president of Sales for Latin America, Africa and the Caribbean. He also served in Sales leadership roles in Europe, Central Asia and Africa.
Mounir joined Boeing as a senior aerodynamics engineer in 1997. He earned Bachelors and Masters degrees in aerospace engineering from Wichita State University.
The new regional leader for Northeast Asia Sales will be named at a later time.