Mr Young is the Asia Pacific Marketing Director for Embraer Commercial Aviation. He joined Embraer as a Senior Airline Marketing Manager, and has experience in the fields of network and fleet planning, aircraft performance, airline economics, and business plan development. Prior to joining Embraer, he served in a variety of progressively senior program and marketing roles at another aircraft manufacturer in the Asia Pacific and Middle East region. Mr Young began his professional career in 2003 with Honeywell Aerospace in Ontario, Canada before relocating to the United Kingdom in 2005 where he gained further exposure through diversified employment in the oil & gas and medical equipment fields. A Canadian citizen and Singapore permanent resident, Mr Young holds a Bachelor of Applied Science degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Waterloo (Canada), and is a member of the Professional Engineers Ontario.