Director of Supply Chain at AAR Aircraft Component Services
Ms. Zuhal Cevik is currently the Director of Supply Chain at AAR Aircraft Component Services – New York.
At AAR, she has served in various Supply Chain roles, such as Purchasing Manager for Commercial and Military Programs, where she managed procurement activities for customers around the globe.
Zuhal supported the KC-10 Tanker Depot Maintenance Operations for the US Air Force and Northrop Grumman in Lake Charles, LA. She also held a position as Product Line Manager for OEM Aftermarket Solutions.
AAR is global aerospace and defense aftermarket solutions company that employs more than 6,000 people in over 20 countries. Headquartered in the Chicago area, AAR supports commercial and government customers through two operating segments: Aviation Services and Expeditionary Services. AAR’s Aviation Services include parts supply; OEM Solutions; Integrated Solutions, maintenance, repair and overhaul; and Engineering. AAR’s Expeditionary Services include mobility systems and composite manufacturing operations.
Ms. Cevik holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in International Business and German from the University of Texas at Arlington. Zuhal completed the Purchasing and Supply Chain Management Certification Program at DePaul University in Chicago and is currently pursuing her Certified Professional in Supply Management (CPSM) certification through the Institute of Supply Management (ISM).
She is an avid traveler and spends her free time exploring the unknown. Zuhal speaks German and Turkish fluently. She is passionate about inspiring future generations about pursuing careers in Aviation.
She has lived in various States and currently resides on Long Island, NY.