Orlando — ASIG®, an industry leader in aviation services, announced that Sami Teittinen has been named chief financial officer of ASIG. His appointment is effective Dec. 1, 2008.
Teittinen joined ASIG in 2002 and most recently served as vice president, finance. He has held several positions in ASIG’s finance department and has a thorough understanding of the company’s North American and international business operations and their financial activities. He has played key roles in major new business investments, several acquisitions and company infrastructure reinvestment. Prior to joining ASIG, he worked for Baldwin & Cole, CPA and for Finnair in his native Finland. He graduated from the University of Central Florida with a M.S. in business administration and a B.A. in finance and accounting.
Commenting on the appointment, Keith P. Ryan, president, said, “As CFO, Sami will work closely with senior management to develop and strengthen long-term strategic partnerships with our customers as we grow operations in existing and new markets. As an executive, he has demonstrated skills in strategic planning, business development and operations. We all look forward to working with Sami as we continue to employ new initiatives designed to solidify our long-term market position, while delivering exceptional value to customers.”