Erickson Appoints New Chief Executive Officer

Erickson Incorporated announced the appointment of government services veteran, Doug Kitani as Chief Executive Officer and Director and was effective August 31, 2017.

Mr. Kitani joins Erickson having most recently served as Chief Executive Officer and Director of IAP Worldwide Services, a global defense services company specializing in logistics, expeditionary infrastructure, facilities engineering, and power systems.

Mr. Kitani earned his MBA in Finance and Strategy from Emory University and graduated from the United States Military Academy at West Point. He served as a US Army helicopter pilot (qualified in the UH-1, OH-58, and UH-60 while completing 11 years of active and reserve duty), and is a member of AOPA and is a supporter of the Green Beret Foundation.