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Executive Leadership

Our Executive Leadership Team is comprised of passionate industry experts who serve as role models across our business.
  • David Coleal

    Chief Executive Officer

    David Coleal is Chief Executive Officer of Incora, a global leader in innovative supply chain solutions for Aerospace and Defense, as well as automotive, industrial, pharmaceutical, and other industries. 

    Prior to this, David was President of Bombardier Aviation, a newly created entity consolidating all of Bombardier’s aerospace assets into a single, streamlined and fully integrated business. Before this, David was President of Bombardier’s Business Aircraft division since 2015.

    Over the course of this successful tenure, David oversaw the launch of two long-range business jets, the Global 5500 and 6500 aircraft, and Bombardier’s newest Learjet aircraft, the Learjet 75 Liberty. David also steered the successful entry-into-service and delivery ramp-up of the industry redefining Global 7500 business jet. He spearheaded the expansion of Bombardier Aviation’s customer service offerings and led the growth of its Specialized Aircraft division.  David was member of the Board of Directors of the General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA) and former chairman of GAMA’s Environment Committee, driving for widespread use of Sustainable Alternative Jet Fuels (SAJF) in business aviation.

    Prior to taking the helm of Bombardier Business Aircraft, David was Executive Vice President and General Manager at Spirit AeroSystems, one of the world’s largest producers of aerostructures. 

    Before joining Spirit, David was Vice President and General Manager, Bombardier Learjet, from 2008 to 2011. During his tenure, he developed strong relationships with business aircraft customers and achieved operational improvements while enhancing service and reliability across product lines.

    He was President and Chief Operating Officer of Cirrus Design Corporation from 2001 to 2008. Other management positions include Engagement Manager at McKinsey & Company, New Product Development Manager at Caterpillar, and Manager at NUMMI, the first JV between GM and Toyota. 

    David holds a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering Technology from California State University, Sacramento; an MBA in Management Science from CSU, East Bay; and a private pilot license.

     

  • Wayne Hollinshead

    President and Interim Chief Executive Officer

    Wayne Hollinshead is president of Incora™. He is responsible for the day-to-day operational performance of the business, as well as Procurement, Innovation, Business Integration and Human Resources. Wayne’s role primarily focuses on operational and customer service excellence through best practise principles and process. 

    Wayne was named to his current position in January 2020, with the merger of Pattonair and Wesco Aircraft; previously, he had served as Chief Executive Officer for the Pattonair Group of businesses, successfully driving commercial and global growth.

    Before his appointment to CEO in August 2011, Wayne was the Operations Director on the Rolls-Royce account and MD of operations both within the U.K. and Asia, for over 11 years. He also has held managerial positions within the automotive sector with roles at Lear Corporation and Johnson Controls.

    Wayne attained an MBA from Wolverhampton University and also has completed the Directors Strategy & Management Course from Cranfield University.

     

  • T.J. Gallagher

    Chief Financial Officer; President, CEO and Chairman of Wesco Aircraft Hardware Corp.; President and CEO of Haas Group International, LLC

    T. J. Gallagher is Chief Financial Officer of Incora; President, CEO and Chairman of Wesco Aircraft Hardware Corp.; and President and CEO of Haas Group International, LLC. He is responsible for all finance and accounting globally. He also serves as a member of Incora’s Executive Leadership Team, where he directs the company’s overall financial strategy.

    T. J. joined the company in April 2020 with more than 30 years of experience in financial management, capital restructuring, strategic planning and operation improvements. Most recently, he was Chief Financial Officer of Genesee & Wyoming Inc., a publicly traded railroad holding company where he served for more than 14 years. Previously, he was Senior Vice President and Treasurer of Level 3 Communications and held a number of financial positions during eight years at BP Amoco Corporation and nearly five years at WilTel Communications. T. J. also is a former officer in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

    T. J. has a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering and computer science from Princeton University, a master’s degree in business administration from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and a master's in financial mathematics from the University of Chicago.

  • Declan Grant

    Chief Commercial Officer

    Declan Grant is Chief Commercial Officer, responsible for driving profitable growth of the company’s top global strategic accounts, as well as leading Global Marketing, Strategic Pricing, Asset Management and Business Development.

    Declan was named to his current position in January 2020, with the merger of Wesco Aircraft and Pattonair; previously, he had served as Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer of Wesco Aircraft from April 2018. Prior to that, he led Global Strategic Customer Management and served as Vice President of Sales and Marketing.

    From 2012 to 2014, Declan was Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing with Haas Group International, which Wesco Aircraft acquired in 2014. Previously, he served as European Chemical Management Services (CMS) Director for Houghton International, a global market leader in metalworking products and services, from 1999 through 2012. In this role, Declan led Sales and Operations for its Chemical Management Services division in Europe.

    A strategic leader, Declan’s drive, focus and innovative approach have delivered profitable revenue growth and led to a strong record of success. He has a history of excellence in sales leadership, strategic planning, financial analysis, profit-and-loss accountability, mergers and acquisitions, integrations and global market expansion.

    Declan has diverse and in-depth industry sector knowledge, including aerospace and defense, government, automotive, pharmaceutical, oil and gas, and composites. He holds a Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in biotechnology from Dublin City University in Dublin, Ireland.

  • Louise Tommasi

    EVP Human Resources

    Louise Tommasi is Executive Vice President of Human Resources. Her role is pivotal in shaping the future strategic direction of the business as well as leading the transformational change of the business culture through the effective development of the People strategies. Louise’s role has global reach, spanning across UK, Europe, Asia and America. 

    Louise’s vision is to create an organisation where it is highly reputed for being a destination of choice for talented people to build a rewarding and fulfilling career. She is highly passionate about developing a future focused organisation with a positive and engaging culture that has a unique and compelling place for people to work where they can be at their best and deliver outstanding results.

    Before joining Pattonair, Louise worked for Pentland Brands Ltd for 9 years as their Global Talent Director as well as supporting one of their leading brands – Speedo International, as their Global People Director. Louise has over 20 years’ experience in Human Resources, where she has worked in various senior roles within FMCG, Consumer Brands and Retail.

    Louise studied at Brunel University and has a BSc in Management Studies and Human Resources. She is also a Chartered Fellow member of the CIPD, Executive coach and is an advanced practitioner in Organisational Design and Development (AODD).

    In her spare time, she is dedicated mum of two and spends a lot of time supporting her children with their busy sporting activities. When time permits, she likes to keep fit and has recently started running and enjoys skiing. 

  • Dave Fawcett

    Chief Commercial Officer

    As Chief Commercial Officer, Dave Fawcett leads a team of Sales and Business Development Professionals across Europe, Middle East and Asia and has ownership of the commercial relationship (P&L) with major solutions customers, including Rolls-Royce, SAFRAN and Collins Aerospace, globally. He also is responsible for leading all commercial negotiations with customers, setting a strategic growth plan for each customer ensuring there is a consistent approach and creating a clearly designed value proposition.

    Dave was named to his current position in January 2020, with the merger of Pattonair and Wesco Aircraft; previously, he had served as Chief Commercial Officer of Pattonair. Dave joined the business in 2012 after a 25-year career in supply chain and logistics with Europe’s largest independent 3PL, Wincanton PLC, where he held the position of Group Development Director.

    During his tenure, he has been instrumental in driving exceptional growth and the development of a wider service offering to the market. He also has been at the forefront of leading and negotiating a level of customer renewals and expansion.

    Dave has a wealth of knowledge in both the aviation and logistics industries, bringing an immense amount of experience and expertise to the company’s leadership team.

  • Ryan Worobel

    Chief Information Officer

    Ryan Worobel is Chief Information Officer, responsible for the company’s worldwide information technology operations. He also serves as a member of the Executive Leadership Team.

    Ryan was named to his current position in January 2020, with the merger of Wesco Aircraft and Pattonair; previously, he had served as Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer of Wesco Aircraft from May 2018.

    Ryan has more than two decades of experience in driving successful large-scale business transformation, business digitization and strategic technology programs. Prior to joining Wesco Aircraft, he had served as Chief Information Officer with APM Terminals, a Maersk company, and before that, he was Senior IT Director with another Maersk business unit, Maersk Line.

    His experience also includes senior leadership roles at enterprise software, cloud computing and computer technology companies, including Zuora, Dell and Salesforce.com. In addition, Ryan was a consultant with Electronic Data Systems and Oracle, focused on customer relationship management processes and applications.

    Ryan holds bachelor’s degrees in political science and English from Merrimack College in Andover, Mass.

  • Dawn R. Landry

    Chief Legal Officer

    Dawn R. Landry joined Incora as Chief Legal Officer in May 2020. She is responsible for overseeing corporate governance, litigation, regulatory compliance, risk management, contracting, financing transactions, equity compensation, and the legal aspects of labor and employment matters.

    Dawn previously served for 12 years as the Senior Vice President and General Counsel of American Commercial Lines Inc. (ACL), based in Jeffersonville, Ind. ACL is one of the largest and most diversified inland marine transportation and services companies in the U.S. and was the second-largest manufacturer of barges. From 2010 until 2020, ACL was a Platinum Equity portfolio company.

    Prior to joining ACL, Dawn served in various roles, including Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Vice President and General Counsel, and Director of Legal Affairs, for Formula Telecom Solutions, Inc. and its predecessor companies, beginning in 2001. She also has served as an attorney with commercial law firms Morris, Manning & Martin, LLP, representing clients throughout the United States, and Blackwell Sanders Peper Martin, LLP, in the Midwest.

    Dawn earned her J.D. degree from Creighton University in Omaha, Neb.