GATES Appoints Jukka Laurila As MD & COO

GA Telesis Engine Services (GATES) has appointed Jukka Laurila as Managing Director (MD) and Chief Operating Officer (COO). Laurila is assuming the responsibilities of Carsten Holm, who has been appointed the GATES Chief Commercial Officer.

Laurila joins GATES from Jet Time, a Danish airline operating a fleet of Boeing 737NG aircraft, where he served as Managing Director of Jet Time Oy in Finland. Prior to his tenure at Jet Time, he held key positions at Bombardier and Blue1 Oy, a Finnish airline based in Helsinki, Finland.