Stan Deal is president and chief executive officer of Boeing Global Services. He is a member of Boeing’s Executive Council, reporting directly to chairman, president and chief executive officer Dennis Muilenburg.
Deal was named to this position in November 2016 when Boeing announced the establishment of Boeing Global Services as a third business unit of the company, bringing together the services capabilities from across the commercial and defense sides of the company. Deal will oversee the formation of Boeing Global Services into a fully-operational business unit by third-quarter of 2017.
Prior to this appointment, Deal was senior vice president of Commercial Aviation Services for Boeing. In this role he led a team of more than 11,000 employees worldwide responsible for providing customer support and service to airlines and leasing companies around the globe. Under his leadership, Commercial Aviation Services generated consecutive years of record performance in 2014 and 2015. Commercial Aviation Services includes multiple Boeing subsidiaries, such as Aviall and Jeppesen, focused on supporting the global aviation industry.
Between 2011 and 2014, Deal was vice president and general manager of Supply Chain Management and Operations for Boeing Commercial Airplanes, responsible for the overall leadership of Boeing Commercial Airplanes’ Supplier Management, Fabrication, Propulsion Systems and Quality organizations.
Prior to that, Deal was vice president and general manager of the Boeing Commercial Airplanes Supplier Management organization. Named to this position in January 2010, he was responsible for the overall strategy, contracting, daily management and development of the Boeing Commercial Airplanes supply chain
Deal served as vice president of Asia Pacific Sales for Boeing Commercial Airplanes, a position he assumed in November 2006. In that position, Deal was responsible for sales in Japan, Korea, Singapore, Australia, Thailand, New Zealand, Vietnam, Hawaii and other Pacific Island markets.
Deal also served as vice president of Sales and Marketing Operations for Boeing Commercial Airplanes, and previously helped launch Connexion by Boeing, where he served as vice president of Global Network Sales. He led sales activities in the commercial airlines and executive services aviation markets worldwide.
Deal joined Boeing in 1986 and held various leadership positions within the company, including leading integrated product teams for propulsion systems and structures on the 717 program and serving as Japan Airlines program manager on the MD-11 program.
In addition to his Boeing career, Deal served as vice president and general manager for Fairchild Aerospace, where he was responsible for many commercial airline programs, including managing the supply chain and strategy.
Deal serves on the board of directors for the Washington State Opportunity Scholarship, a public-private partnership helping students from low- and middle-income families earn degrees in science, technology, engineering, math and health care.
A native of Illinois, Deal holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Illinois and a Master of Business Administration from Pepperdine University. Deal and his wife live in the Seattle area, and they have three children.