Greg Irmen is vice president and general manager, Flight Controls and Information Systems, Commercial Systems for Rockwell Collins, a position he was appointed to in July 2013. In this role, he is responsible for strategic planning, customer satisfaction, profit and loss, and advanced product development program performance. Previously, Irmen served as vice president and general manager, Business and Regional Systems, a position he held since 2007.
Irmen is a successful business management professional with a strong background in aerospace engineering. He has over 25 years of experience in the aerospace field holding a variety of positions including Program Management, Technical Director, Operations Analyst and Strategic Planning, and Systems Engineering.
Irmen began his career at Rockwell Collins in 1997 as a technical director of Modular Electronics in the Government Systems Division. He joined the Boeing Programs teams in Air Transport Systems for Rockwell Collins in 1998 as the Programs Manager of Boeing Flight Controls. In 2003, he was promoted to the senior director of all of the Boeing ATS Programs and led the 787 pursuit and subsequent development.
Prior to joining Rockwell Collins, Irmen held a position as an operations analyst and systems engineer for McDonnell Douglas Aerospace. In this position, he performed requirements capture, system synthesis, requirements allocation, and requirements traceability for a wide range of aerospace applications.
Irmen started his professional career at The Aerospace Corporation in El Segundo, CA as a systems engineer working on advanced concepts for space based platforms.
Irmen earned his Bachelor of Science in Aeronautical Engineering from Purdue University and his Master of Science in Aeronautical Engineering from the University of California and a Master of Business Administration from Maryville University.