Gabe Massey

Gabe Massey

President and Managing Director,

Gabe Massey is president and managing director of Pipistrel, the award-winning global leader in electric aircraft, with development and manufacturing facilities based in Slovenia and Italy. In April 2022, Pipistrel become part of Textron eAviation, a new Textron Inc. business unit focused on developing the future of sustainable flight.

In his role, Massey leads Pipistrel’s executive team and oversees the company’s growth strategy, product development and integration within Textron.Gabe has gained significant integration experience throughout his career with Textron, managing strong international stakeholder relationships acrossemployees, customers, suppliers and distributors.

Massey recently served as vice president, Asia-Pacific Customer Service, at Textron Aviation where he was responsible for the company’s service network in the Asia-Pacific region, including all company-owned maintenance facilities and authorized service facilities.

Previously, he was general manager at Able Aerospace Services and held several positions at Bell, including integrated product team lead for the 525 Relentless program.

Massey joined the Textron enterprise directly from University with Bell Canada. He then joined the Textron Leadership Development Program where he completed rotations with Textron Aviation, Lycoming and Textron Systems businesses.

Massey holds a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering from Concordia University in Montreal, Canada.


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