Tim White brings unique OEM knowledge and perspective to jetAVIVA after a successful sales leadership career at Cessna Aircraft, Bombardier, and most recently as CEO of Kansas Aircraft. After a serving in a number of diverse sales roles at Cessna, he most recently served as Sr. Vice President, Sales for the Americas. As an officer and senior leader of Cessna, he oversaw the sales of Citation, Caravan and single-engine aircraft for North, Central and South America. In 2012, Tim joined Bombardier Aerospace in a sales leadership role for the Global, Challenger and Learjet product lines, providing him experience in the heavy jet market sector. In 2013, Tim decided to leave the corporate world to pursue his dream of business ownership with the purchase of Kansas Aircraft Corporation located in the Kansas City area. During his leadership, the company dramatically increased the number of turbine transactions, while strengthening its position in the high-end piston and turboprop markets.
A graduate of the University of Missouri, he is a multi-engine, instrument pilot and holds a Citation 525 type rating. He has flown more than 3,000 incident-free hours in a wide variety of single, twin, turboprop and turbofan aircraft.