John R. Scannell is Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer at Moog, Inc., a worldwide designer, manufacturer, and integrator of high-performance precision motion and fluid control systems for a broad range of applications. His management experience ranges from engineering, operations management, contracts, and finance, along with his in-depth knowledge of aerospace markets, products, and technologies. He serves on the Executive Committee and Board of Trustees for Manufacturers Alliance.
Mr. Scannell joined Moog in 1990 as an Engineering Manager of Moog Ireland and later moved to Germany to become Operations Manager of Moog GmbH. In 1999, he became the General Manager of Moog Ireland, and in 2003 moved to the Aircraft Group in East Aurora, NY as the Boeing 787 Program Manager. He was named Director of Contracts and Pricing in 2005. Mr. Scannell was elected Vice President of the Company in 2005 and Chief Financial Officer in 2007, a position he held until December 2010, at which time he was elected President and Chief Operating Officer. In addition to an MBA from The Harvard Business School, Mr. Scannell holds a Bachelor of Science and Masters of Science in Electrical Engineering from University College Cork, Ireland.