SAVANNAH, Ga., August 1, 2013 — Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. has appointed aviation veteran Luiz Sandler regional vice president of sales for South America. He replaces Bill Arrazola, who recently retired.
In his new role, Sandler is responsible for Gulfstream aircraft sales in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname and Uruguay.
Sandler has extensive aviation experience focused on the South American market. Since 2007,
he was the sales director for International Jet Traders, Gulfstream's sales representative for
Brazil. Before that, he spent seven years working in various marketing and sales positions with
a Brazil-based aircraft manufacturer.
Sandler graduated with a bachelor's degree in business administration from Fundação Getúlio
Vargas, a São Paulo business school.
He is fluent in Portuguese, Spanish and English and is a licensed commercial pilot with a B737
Sandler reports to Roger Sperry, regional senior vice president, International Sales, Gulfstream.
Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE:GD),
designs, develops, manufactures, markets, services and supports the world’s most technologically advanced business-jet aircraft. Gulfstream has produced more than 2,000 aircraft for customers around the world since 1958. To meet the diverse transportation needs of the future, Gulfstream offers a comprehensive fleet of aircraft, comprising the wide-cabin, high-speed Gulfstream G150®; the new largecabin, mid-range Gulfstream G280®; the large-cabin, long-range Gulfstream G450®; the large-cabin, ultralong-range Gulfstream G550® and the ultra-large-cabin, ultra-long-range G650®. Gulfstream also offers aircraft ownership services via Gulfstream Pre-Owned Aircraft Sales®. The company employs more than 13,000 people at 12 major locations. We invite you to visit our website for more information and photos of Gulfstream aircraft at www.gulfstream.com.
General Dynamics, headquartered in Falls Church, Virginia, is a market leader in business aviation; land and expeditionary combat systems, armaments and munitions; shipbuilding and marine systems; and information systems and technologies. More information about the company is available on the Internet at www.generaldynamics.com.