Sagar A. Patel
Sagar Patel is Woodward’s Business Group President, Engine Systems. In this role, Mr. Patel has direct oversight and responsibility of Woodward’s industrial large and small engine systems, integrated package control solutions and engine systems services, channels & logistics.
A Woodward member since June 2011, Sagar Patel has also held the positions of President, Aerospace Aftermarket and Hydraulic Systems, President, Aircraft Turbine Systems and President, Fuel Systems and Controls. He has deep experience in aviation, transportation, and energy products and industries.
Mr. Patel joined Woodward from General Electric where he last served as President, Mechanical Systems, GE Aviation, in Cincinnati, OH. At GE's Aviation and Transportation businesses, Sagar held roles with increasing responsibilities in engineering, operations, services, and P&L management. Overall, Sagar has 30 years of aerospace and industrial experience.
Mr. Patel has a Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Pittsburgh, PA and a Bachelor’s degree in Controls and Instrumentation Engineering from Gujarat University in India.