- Academy Member Profiles
Year Inducted / Awarded: 2017
Member Award: Academy of Distinguished Engineers
Brian Hoffmann is the Vice President and General Manager of AMETEK’s Aerospace and Defense Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) Division. AMETEK is a global leader in third party MRO services to commercial, regional, military and business aviation. In this role Mr. Hoffmann has full fiscal responsibilities for a $200 Million components MRO business with sales and factory locations across North America, Europe and Asia. Customers include all major passenger and freight airlines worldwide and prominent aircraft manufacturers. Mr. Hoffmann received his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Connecticut in 1986 and earned his MBA from Bryant University. Previously, he was the Divisional Vice President and Business Unit Manager for the Power Instruments Business Unit at AMETEK, where he had responsibilities for the design, manufacture and sales of electronics and sensors which provide highly reliable communication, monitoring and control of high and ultra-high voltage transmission and generation power substations. He has been with AMETEK for 12 years. Before joining AMETEK, Mr. Hoffmann was with Danaher, Inc. for over 12 years, rising to the position of Vice President of Operations for the Precision Systems Division of Danaher Motion. At Danaher, Brian oversaw the design and manufacture of ultra-high precision motion control staging and electronics for the semiconductor, life science, photonics and imaging industries.