Mark Jennings serves as the Chief Operating Officer for Panasonic Avionics Corporation. In this role, he is responsible for Panasonic’s operations, engineering, sales and marketing.
Mark joined Panasonic in 1998 as Regional Director based in Dubai, UAE and was responsible for developing the Middle East and North African operations. In 2002, Mark was appointed to General Manager of the Airbus OEM group based in Toulouse, France, with the role expanding to include the Regional Jet OEMs in 2008. Mark moved to Bothell, Washington in 2012 responsible for Panasonic’s relationship with the Aircraft OEMs, before moving to Lake Forest, California as VP Operations in 2015.
Prior to joining Panasonic Avionics, Mark started his career as an Avionics Engineer with a number of European flag carriers for over a 10-year period before joining GEC-Marconi In-Flight Systems (GMIS) in 1994, transferring to Dubai, UAE in 1996.