FDH Aero FDH Electronics Store

Eric Strafel

October 20, 2022

Eric Strafel

Board Member

We supply a variety of c-class electrical components and high-performance connectors and accessories focused on commercial and defense end markets. Our breadth of electrical components and supply chain services is supported by unmatched customer service and a commitment to get you the parts you need when you need them.

Eric Strafel serves on the Board of Directors for FDH Aero.

Prior to joining FDH Aero, Eric was a Senior Advisor in Oliver Wyman’s global Transportation & Services practice, along with leading SUMMi7, a business accelerator focused on supporting diverse owners and founders of small to mid-sized companies.

Eric has 25 years of experience in aerospace and defense, most recently as Vice President of Strategy and Market Development for Boeing’s $20B Services business. Previously, Eric was President and CEO of Boeing Distribution Inc., formerly known as Aviall, one of the world’s leading aerospace and defense parts distributors. Eric has held a breadth of leadership positions throughout his career, including Vice President of Supply Chain Management for L3 Communications, and various leadership roles in engineering, manufacturing, supply chain, and program management at Honeywell and Raytheon.

Eric’s extensive background in strategy, growth, and operations will continue to help FDH be the world’s trusted leader in global supply chain solutions for aerospace and defense.

Eric earned an MBA from Carnegie Mellon University and a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Binghamton University. Eric is the author of The Frontline CEO, a guide to assist leaders in transforming their businesses to embrace and manage change while empowering their teams to fulfill their purpose. He is also a Six Sigma Black Belt, and certified Program Management Professional.