Ajay Mahajan, president of Advanced Structures, leads a diverse and exciting
portfolio that touches most aspects of flight and includes nacelles, landing
gear, wheels & brakes, actuation systems and propeller systems. Our products
ensure the structural integrity of aircraft, help them take off and land, stay
trim in the air and move forward.
In his previous position, Ajay was vice president and general manager of
Landing Systems, part of the Advanced Structures portfolio. In this role, he was
responsible for profit and loss, strategic planning, oversight and overall
performance of the Landing Systems business.
Ajay has held positions of increasing responsibility within Collins
Aerospace, including vice president of Aftermarket – Landing Systems. He also
served as vice president of Customer Service at the former UTC Aerospace Systems
and vice president of Corporate Strategy and Development at the former United
Technologies (UTC) corporate headquarters.
Ajay has over 25 years of experience, including general management, corporate
strategy and development. Prior to joining UTC in 2008, Ajay worked at McKinsey
& Company as an engagement manager.
Ajay holds a bachelor’s degree in engineering from Punjab University in
India; a master’s degree in industrial engineering from the University of
Houston; and a master’s of business administration degree in general management
and finance from the University of Michigan.