Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. has appointed three regional sales managers (RSMs) at strategic locations in the United States and Latin America: Kirsten Krueger: Western United States; Pedro F. Ruiz: Latin America and Florida; and Luiz Cezar Vieira Alves: Brazil
Krueger joined Gulfstream from Honeywell, where she served as Director of Aftermarket Sales. She also served as an RSM for Dassault Falcon Jet in the Pacific Northwest. Krueger obtained a bachelor’s degree from San Jose State University and a master’s degree in business administration from Santa Clara University, both in California. She is also a multi engine, commercial, instrument-rated pilot.
Ruiz began at Gulfstream in 2007 as a manufacturing technical specialist providing engineering support. As a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt, he managed and led several projects in Product Support; Finance and Accounting; Operations; Marketing; and Sales. Prior to his appointment, he developed sales initiatives for Florida and Latin America. Ruiz obtained a bachelor’s degree in industrial engineering and a master’s degree in manufacturing management from Penn State University.
Prior to joining, Vieira Alves’ served as a senior RSM at Líder Aviação and as a senior RSM for jet sales and a preowned general sales manager at TAM Aviação, a Textron dealer. Vieira Alves obtained a bachelor’s degree in international relations from Universidade Ibero Americana, as well as a master’s in business administration from Fundação Getúlio Vargas, both in São Paulo.