CEO and Chairman of the Board Sequa Corporation
Thomas Mepham is Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board of Sequa Corporation. As a senior executive in the aerospace industry, Mr. Mepham has provided leadership across a broad range of sectors in commercial and military product lines and businesses. He has successfully expanded global businesses through organic growth and acquisition, led the green-field development of offshore manufacturing operations, and driven up revenues and profit margins in a variety of product sectors.
Previously Mr. Mepham was Senior Vice President of Power, Controls and Sensing Systems, and President, Sensors and Integrated Systems, at United Technologies. Earlier at Goodrich Corporation he held successive senior leadership assignments over a 15 year period. At Goodrich he held the role of President, Interiors, and earlier was President, Customer Services, and President, Cargo Systems. He joined Goodrich in 1996 as Vice President and General Manager, Sensors. Earlier he held management positions at Rockwell Collins and Honeywell Aerospace.
Mr. Mepham holds both a Bachelor of Science in mechanical engineering and a Masters in Business Administration from the University of Iowa. He is a member of the University of Iowa Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Department Advisory Board.