Jim Gross is the Chief Information Officer for AAR (NYSE: AIR), an independent provider of aviation services to commercial and government customers worldwide.
Gross joined AAR in December of 1996 where he held various leadership positions in IT before transitioning to the role of President of Digital Services in 2017. In that role, he oversaw the ongoing digital business transformation process. He led the team that developed innovative digital solutions to create an entirely new revenue stream for AAR.
In 2019, he was appointed to his current position as Chief Information Officer. This role involves overseeing the operations and performance of the IT department and continuing to build the department’s capabilities.
Prior to AAR, Gross focused on information technology in the financial industry.
Gross holds a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration and Master of Science degree in business information technology from DePaul University.