Caroline M. Vandedrinck

Vice President, Americas
SR Technics America, Inc.

Caroline Vandedrinck joined SR Technics January 2016 as the Vice President – Americas based in South Florida, USA. Ms. Vandedrinck leads the team for the region, positioning SR Technics to win share in existing and new markets and supporting existing customers. SR Technics is one of the world’s leading providers of technical solutions to airlines. Through our integrated service solutions we make sure our customer airlines have airworthy aircraft ready and available to fly. Ms. Vandedrinck brings over 24 years of aerospace experience, most recently serving as Vice President of Europe and Central Asia for Sikorsky. Prior to that, she was Vice President, Sales & Marketing at Barnes Aerospace, a leading manufacturer of aerospace parts and assemblies for Original Equipment Manufacturers such as GE, Goodrich, Rolls-Royce and others. Before joining Barnes, Ms. Vandedrinck served as the Commercial Director for Alcoa’s aerospace forgings division in Cleveland, Ohio where she was responsible for sales, customer service and integrating the international commercial team of the newly acquired Russian factories. In 1995, Ms. Vandedrinck joined Pratt & Whitney where she served for 8 years in sales leadership roles, including General Manager, Sales & Services – Africa, based in Europe and as a General Manager, Sales & Services – North America based in East Hartford, Connecticut. Before joining United Technologies, Ms. Vandedrinck held progressively responsible sales engineering and sales manager positions with Fairchild Aircraft in Belgium, including as Sales Manager, Europe, Middle East and Africa. She began her career in sales engineering at Air Mediterranee in Monaco. Ms. Vandedrinck holds a Bachelors of Science degree in aerospace engineering from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and an MBA from the European University. She has a multi-engine private pilot’s license and speaks several European languages.