Goodrich Promotes Larsen to President and COO

 - March 25, 2008, 7:00 AM

Marshall Larsen, 53, has been named president and COO of Goodrich. Larsen has been leading the company’s aerospace units since 1995 and he is expected to become chairman and CEO of the Charlotte, N.C., firm when David Burner retires in 2004. Burner credited Larsen for his leadership in Goodrich’s transition from a chemical and rubber company to a leading aerospace supplier. Larsen, a West Point graduate, joined Goodrich in 1977 as a financial analyst. He currently serves as chairman of the Aerospace Industries Association, a manufacturers trade group.