Handoff - Piper: John Becker to Kevin Gould
his past year has been tumultuous for Piper Aircraft, starting with sale of the company
by American Capital on May 1 to Imprimis, a corporate finance and investment management firm that operates from offices in Bangkok, Singapore and Brunei Darussalam. On December 1, Piper CEO Kevin Gould took on the role of president, following the resignation of John Becker. Imprimis’s plans for Piper include expanding the company’s market penetration in the Asia-Pacific market and supporting continuing development of the single-engine PiperJet.