Christopher (Scott) McElvaine
Vice President, Marketing
Christopher (Scott) McElvaine was named Vice President, Marketing, Pratt & Whitney Canada, in March 2017. His responsibilities include providing innovative leadership to a focused organization dedicated to the PW800.
Scott graduated from the Executive Program and Emerging Leaders Program at the University of Virginia’s Darden Graduate School of Business Administration. He also holds a diploma in Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering from the Canadian Forces School of Aerospace Technology & Engineering, and a B.Eng. in Engineering Management from the Royal Military College of Canada. He is a member of the Professional Engineers of Ontario.
Scott began his career at P&WC in 1996 as a Senior Engineer following an eight-year career with the Department of National Defence. He subsequently worked as a manager in Marketing, Customer Training, Service Engineering Turbofans, Commercial Services and Turbofan Programs before being appointed Senior Director, PW800 Marketing & Customer Service, in 2009. He was responsible for successfully launching the game-changing PurePower® PW800 engine for the large, long-range business jet segment.