John Pritchard

President - Civil Airframe


Appointed to the Aerospace Executive Committee January 2015.


John Pritchard was appointed President of the Civil Aerospace Business in January 2020.

Since joining GKN Aerospace in 1998 John has held a number of positions internationally throughout the business, including roles across Commercial, Operations and General Management functions. Prior to Joining GKN Aerospace John worked in the Oil and Gas Sector. He has a BA Honours degree in Business Studies from the University of Wales, and holds a private pilot’s licence.

John is also a Board Member of the Aerospace Growth Partnership in the UK and Chairman of the ADS Civil Air Transport Board.

He is married with three children and lives in The Hague.