Tommy G. Plant is vice president and general manager, Aircraft Seating for
the Interior Systems business of Rockwell Collins. In this role, which he was
appointed to in April 2017, he is responsible for the company’s aircraft seating
portfolio for the Interior Systems business of Rockwell Collins.
Plant has served in various leadership roles at B/E Aerospace, which was
acquired by Rockwell Collins in April 2017, for more than 25 years including
vice president and general manager, Business Jet Segment, vice president and
general manager, Seating Products Group.
He also held various senior management positions within the Seating Products
group of B/E Aerospace, including vice president and general manager of the
Seating Business, vice president of engineering and vice president of Premium
Class Seating Programs. Prior to joining B/E Aerospace, Plant spent six years in
engineering roles for the Army Weapons Division of British Aerospace PLC.
He has shown leadership and expertise in taking products from concept into
production implementation with a proven history of success in product
development and management of large complex programs.
Plant holds a HND in Mechanical and Production Engineering from North