Pete Raby to leave Cobham plc Pete Raby, the President of the Communications and Connectivity Sector of Cobham plc, has accepted the position of Chief Executive Officer for Morgan Advanced Materials plc and will leave the Company at the end of July 2015 to take up this role. Bob Murphy, Chief Executive Officer of Cobham, said: â€œPete has worked tirelessly and played a key leadership role in helping to transform Cobhamâ€™s business model during his nine years with the Company; as a result, he is well prepared to take on the leadership challenge of being Morganâ€™s CEO. This exciting opportunity is well deserved and we are happy for Pete and his family as he takes the next step forward in his career. An announcement concerning Peteâ€™s successor will be made in due courseâ€.
Cobham plc Elizabeth Harraway, +44 (0) 771 869 4819 Vice President, Corporate Communications
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Cobham protects lives and livelihoods with its differentiated technology and know-how, operating with a deep insight into customer needs and agility. The Group offers an innovative range of technologies and services to solve challenging problems in harsh environments across commercial, defence and security markets, from deep space to the depths of the ocean, specialising in meeting the growing demand for data, connectivity and bandwidth. Employing more than 12,000 people on five continents, the Group has customers and partners in over 100 countries, with market leading positions in: wireless, audio, video and data communications, including satellite communications; defence electronics; air-to-air refuelling; aviation services; life support and mission equipment.