Tim McLaughlin is vice president and chief financial officer for Engineering, Operations & Technology (EO&T), which provides The Boeing Company with a wide range of technical services including flight testing of commercial and military aircraft, scientific and laboratory testing, information technology and advanced research and development. In addition, EO&T provides companywide leadership for Boeing's engineering, manufacturing and supplier management functions, integrates the company's environmental and workplace safety efforts, and maintains the company's patent and intellectual property portfolio.
McLaughlin reports jointly to Greg Smith, Boeing chief financial officer, and to John Tracy, Boeing's chief technology officer and senior vice president who leads the 19,000-person Engineering, Operations & Technology organization.
McLaughlin, who is responsible for managing EO&T's financial business plans, leads a team of finance professionals specializing in accounting, contracts and pricing, financial operations, estimating, financial planning and analysis, integrated scheduling, rate forecasting and procurement financial analysis
Before being appointed to his current position in July 2013, McLaughlin served as Director of Enterprise Finance Systems Integration and led the Financial Operations Function. In this position, McLaughlin had responsibility to implement Finance Leadership Team strategy, direction and priorities with regard to finance systems, including driving commonality, standardization and leveraging integration opportunities, as well as all aspects of the 3,000 employee Financial Operations function.
Since joining McDonnell Douglas in 1987 as an Accountant, McLaughlin has served in a succession of Finance and Program Management positions within Boeing. These include Manager of Finance on the F-15, F/A-18 and C-17 Programs, Manager of Financial Planning and Analysis for BDS and Phantom Works, Director of Finance in Shared Services, Program Director for the T-38 Avionics Upgrade Program, Program Director for F-15 Support Programs, and Director of BDS and Boeing Integrated Scheduling function.
McLaughlin, 48, holds a bachelor’s degree in finance and a master’s of business administration from Saint Louis University.