A. William Higgins
A. William Higgins joined Bristow’s Board in June 2016. Higgins has served as a member of Bristow’s audit committee since 2016 and corporate governance and nominating committee since 2017. He served as chairman, chief executive officer and president of CIRCOR International, Inc. from 2008 to 2012. Prior to 2008, Higgins held the offices of president and chief operating officer and executive vice president and chief operating officer of CIRCOR. Prior to joining CIRCOR in 2005, he spent thirteen years in a variety of senior management positions with Honeywell International and AlliedSignal. Higgins currently serves as a director the chair of the compensation committee of Albany International Corp.. In addition, he is a director on the board of Kaman Corporation, where he is chairman of the finance committee and a member of the corporate governance and personnel and compensation committees.