January 14 2022  |  People

Safran Cabin appoints Jorge Ortega CEO

By Jayson Koblun

Jorge Ortega, CEO, Safran Cabin

Jorge Ortega was appointed CEO of Safran Cabin on December 1, 2021, and becomes a member of the Group’s Executive Committee.

After having held different management responsibilities in Westinghouse Corporation, Ortega joined Labinal in 1993 as Program Manager and then Operations Manager. In 2000, he was promoted to President of Labinal Mexico and managed the business development and growth of the Chihuahua sites.

In December 2006, Ortega was appointed Managing Director of the North America wiring systems activities and then, in 2011, North America Wiring and Services Division Managing Director, following the integration of the Services activities into Division.

Ortega is in charge of all the wiring systems activities in North America and is General Manager of Interconnection Systems Americas (ISA) within Safran Electrical & Power.