Samir Mehta

Advanced Structures

Samir Mehta is President of Collins Aerospace's Advanced Structures Strategic Business Unit, based in Charlotte, North Carolina. In this role, he manages a diverse and exciting portfolio, which touches most aspects of flight; our products ensure structural integrity of the aircraft, help aircraft take off and land, stay trim in the air, move forward, carry cargo and conduct rescues.

Sam is committed to bringing best-in-class solutions for customers around the world. He previously led the Mechanical Systems business at Collins Aerospace and at UTC Aerospace Systems, he led strategic direction of the company's worldwide commercial and military aftermarket business and customer service, including sales execution, technical and strategic support, program management, asset management and entry into service. Prior to that, while at Sikorsky, he led the corporation's full life cycle of military products and services from technology maturation to product delivery and support.

At Collins Aerospace, he continues to integrate diversity of thought, experience, background and style to improve existing products – and develop new ones.

Sam earned his bachelor's degree from Stonehill College.  He also holds a master's degree in public administration and Juris Doctorate degree from the University of Connecticut.