By Anthony O. Goriainoff

NATS (En Route) said it has appointed former Rolls-Royce Chief Executive Warren East as Chair, succeeding Paul Golby, and that he will take up his post on Sept. 1.

The company, which provides air-traffic-control services in the airspace over the U.K. and the eastern part of the North Atlantic, said East served as CEO from 2015 to 2022.

Prior to this East worked at U.K. microprocessor manufacturer ARM Holdings, where he was CEO for 12 years.

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