AerReach is an aerospace consulting and services company committed to establishing and maintaining satisfied and trusted long term customer relationships through providing value added aviation services and creative solutions at a fair competitive price. AerReach will create and foster a working environment that attracts, develops, values and respects a highly skilled, productive, motivated and committed workforce.
We will develop and maintain a culture of continuous improvement utilizing best in class processes and technology while providing an acceptable return to our Stakeholders and generously support the community and global humanitarian causes.
AerReach Management Team
CEO/President – Robert V. Hogan
Robert V. Hogan Executive Bio
Robert V. Hogan is the founder and President of AerReach LLC and has more than 38 years of diverse experience in the aviation industry.
Bob began his aviation career in the U.S. Navy. He joined Pratt & Whitney in 1980 and held various positions on increasing responsibilities across several disciplines including quality, finance, sales and marketing.
In 1995, Bob joined AAR Corporation as vice president and in 1999 he joined Kellstrom Industries as senior vice president.
In 2001, he returned to Pratt & Whitney as director, Commercial Serviceable Assets and Customer Solutions and led the growth and transformation of those businesses. In March 2012, he retired from Pratt & Whitney and formed AerReach LLC.
Bob is an experienced aviation executive with a strong and versatile background of technical, financial, supply chain, sales experience and leadership skills.
Bob is married with a wife of 37 years and has one son. He has recently served on the Board of Directors for the Aviation Suppliers Association, Pratt & Whitney Materials International and is the founder of DFW Aviation Society. Bob holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management from Teikyo Post University and is a graduate of the United Technologies Executive Program at University of Virginia – Darden Graduate School of Business Administration.
Senior Vice President, Trading – Rajesh Nakhwa
Rajesh Nakhwa Executive Bio
Rajesh Nakhwa oversees Business Development and Operations at AerReach LLC and has over 11 years of experience in the financial and aviation industries. He is responsible for developing plans to drive the company’s growth and nurture new business opportunities.
Prior to his current role, Rajesh was a group manager at Intuit, leading an international team with a product line of $460M in annual sales. Intuit creates business and financial management solutions including QuickBooks®, TurboTax®, and Quicken®.
Before joining Intuit, Rajesh was a Vice President at M&T Bank in New York where he served in a variety of management roles in Small Business Banking and Technology and Business Operations. He was also instrumental in spearheading the development of a new business requirements methodology that prompted a 50% cost reduction.
Prior to M&T Bank, Rajesh worked at Pratt & Whitney in the Commercial Serviceable Assets group where he analyzed aviation spare parts market and provided recommendations for cross-sell between various units within P&W.
Rajesh holds bachelors and masters degrees in computer science from University of Wisconsin and University of Massachusetts respectively, and earned a master’s degree in business administration from Darden Business School at the University of Virginia in 2004.
He has served on the board of two non-profit organizations, Computers for Children and the Buffalo Chapter of the International Institute of Business Analysis.