Mr. Guan Dongyuan, President of
Embraer China, is the recipient of the prestigious Leadership Excellence Award, an honour bestowed by Government of
China as part of its 2013 Aerospace Laureate Awards program. The ceremony was held at the 2013 China
This is the ninth year the
Government has presented awards that recognize outstanding contributions by
businesses or individuals in promoting the development of industrial
cooperation between China and other countries.
Six years ago, Embraer was
recognized by the Laureate Society. The
Harbin Embraer Aircraft Industry Co. Ltd. (HEAI) received the first Working Together Award for the company’s
partnership with the Aviation Industry Corporation of China (AVIA). HEAI represented the first phase of
international cooperation between Brazil and China to promote the development
of regional aviation in the country.
After the USA, China is home to
the largest fleet of Embraer commercial jets in the world.
Dongyuan, fourth from the left, and the recipients of the 2013 Laureate Awards.
Hamilton, President of Aviation Week magazine, presents the Leadership
Excellence Award to Mr. Guan Dongyuan.