Hawker Beechcraft appoints Ted Farid head of Asia-Pacific sales

Hawker Beechcraft Corp. has appointed aviation veteran Ted Farid as vice president of sales for the Asia-Pacific region, which includes North and South Asia and India.

Farid joined the company in 1996 and most recently served as senior vice president for international sales and new business development.

He also has held leadership positions in international sales and marketing at Bombardier Learjet and Cessna Aircraft Co.

Farid holds a bachelor’s degree in engineering from Northrop Institute of Technology in Inglewood, Calif., and is a private pilot.