CMC Electronics has appointed Robert Kopersiewich as Vice President, Engineering. He takes over from Don Paolucci who is taking a well-deserved retirement after more than 40 years at CMC.

A bachelor graduate in Mechanical Engineering from McGill University and an MBA from Concordia’s John Molson School of Business, Robert has extensive leadership experience in large multinational corporations and high-growth entrepreneurial environments. He worked ten years in aerospace and defence at CAE, where he was one of the key leaders in the establishment of its subsidiary Presagis and almost five years in fintech at Morgan Stanley, where he helped build one of Montreal’s largest technology centres.

Throughout his career, Robert has led multi-functional technical organizations, including software, mechanical and electrical design, and systems integration teams. Robert is passionate about bringing his skills to marketing advanced technology, and leading organizational transformation for operational efficiency.  

CMC Electronics ( has achieved an international reputation for innovation and excellence in the design and manufacture of cutting-edge cockpit systems integration, avionics and display solutions as well as microelectronic products for the military and commercial aviation markets. Based in Montreal, Canada, the company has facilities in Canada and in the USA serving its customers worldwide.