FARNBOROUGH, England - Acorn Growth Companies (AGC) Partner, Rick Nagel, will be addressing the global aerospace and defense industry at the Farnborough Air Show.
will be part of a panel discussing emerging trends in the global aerospace supply chain.
The briefing led by Aviation Week
and SpeedNews, will take place on Wednesday, 16 July 2014 at 09:00 BST in the Cody Room in the Media Center, Hall 1A.
Acorn Growth Companies
is a private equity firm with holdings that provide core capabilities and offer a rather uncommon set of solutions to the emerging challenges in the aerospace and defense supply chain.
Under the AGC Aerospace & Defense brand, the firm operates a diversified portfolio comprised of 15 companies ranging from manufacturing, logistics, engineering and integration services, maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) and aircraft finance and leasing.
According to Nagel
, "OEMs and Tier 1s are seeking alignment with suppliers that are willing to adapt to an even more demanding marketplace by sharing in new program risks and committing to full life-cycle support."
Nagel has and continues to serve on numerous local, state, and national boards.
He is a member of the Board of Governors for the Aerospace Industries Association, the Board of Directors for the Oklahoma State Chamber of Commerce, the Oklahoma Aerospace Association, and a member of the U.S. Air Force Association..
Additionally, Nagel serves as campaign treasurer for Congressman Tom Cole (R-OK, Appropriations).
, along with other members of the AGC
leadership team will be available 14 - 20 July at the Farnborough Air Show in the ADS U.K. Pavilion, Hall 1 Stand B15F.