ProfileJukka Laurila joined GA Telesis Engine Services (GATES) in May 2018 as the Chief Operating Officer and Managing Director and was promoted to President in September 2018. Laurila has full profit and loss responsibility while driving GATES operational results and overall productivity which enhances commercial offering and positions GATES as a high quality, entrepreneurial and extremely competitive provider in the CF6 and CFM56 market place. Laurila also handles the duties of Regulatory Accountable Manager. Prior to joining GATES, he held several aviation leadership positions and brings 24 years of experience in fleet and revenue management, finance, contracts, project management and general management. He holds an M.Sc. in Economics from Turku School of Economics.