Boeing has named Stephanie Pope as the Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of The Boeing Company. Effective January 1, 2024, Pope will report directly to Boeing President and Chief Executive Officer Dave Calhoun. In her newly established role, Pope will oversee the performance of Boeing’s three business units, driving excellence in supply chain, quality, manufacturing and engineering across the company.
As Boeing COO, Pope will have direct reports from the business unit Chief Executive Officers, the Boeing Chief Engineer and the President of Boeing Global. Senior corporate functional leaders will continue reporting to Calhoun. The successor to Pope for leading Boeing Global Services will be announced at a later date.
Prior to her new role, Pope served as President and CEO of Boeing Global Services since April 2022. In that position, she led the development and delivery of aerospace services for commercial, government, and aviation industry customers worldwide. Pope’s focus included global supply chain and parts distribution, aircraft modifications and maintenance, digital solutions, aftermarket engineering, analytics, and training. She previously held the position of Chief Financial Officer of Boeing Commercial Airplanes.
“I am honoured to step into this new role and look forward to working closely with Dave, our Executive Council and all of our Boeing teammates,” said Pope. “Together, we will continue to improve operating performance and remain committed to delivering for our customers, while ensuring the highest levels of safety, quality and transparency in all that we do.”