Mark Wilson Chief Operating Officer Rolls-Royce LibertyWorks
AIAA Propulsion and Energy Forum 2019
Mark D. Wilson
Chief Operating Officer
Rolls-Royce North American Technologies, Inc.
Mark Wilson became the Chief Operating Officer (COO) for Rolls-Royce North American Technologies, Inc., (LibertyWorks®) in 2010 after serving as the Executive Director since 2009. The primary mission of LibertyWorks is to create an agile, entrepreneurial team that excels at developing innovative, affordable power system solutions that enable Rolls-Royce to provide segment-leading solutions for our customers.
Mr. Wilson joined Rolls-Royce in 1982 and has moved through a series of assignments in engineering leadership positions over the past 37 years. Prior to his roles in LibertyWorks, Mr. Wilson held the position of Chief Engineer - JSF LiftSystem® for four years. In this role he had the technical responsibility for development, qualification and entry to production of the LiftSystem for the F-35B under contract from P&W. Prior to this assignment, from 2001 to 2005 he was the Chief Engineer - JSF F136, where he had technical responsibility for completion of the Rolls-Royce workscope for the pre-SDD phase of the F136 program, in partnership with GE.
Mr. Wilson holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Aerospace Engineering from the New York Institute of Technology. In 2010, he completed the Global 2020 Executive Leadership program from the Dartmouth College Tuck School of Business and in 2017 he completed the Rolls-Royce Leadership Academy at the Oxford University Said Business School.