Senior Leadership Team

Our extensive experience is backed up by more than 30 years, delivering high-quality, performing solutions for all your needs.

Meet DART's team of talented & experienced people.

Alain Madore


Awarded “Top 20 under 40” by the Aerospace Helicopters & Wings Magazine in 2017, Alain started at DART in 2012 and was appointed President & CEO in late 2016. Prior to joining DART, he worked for 9 years at Bombardier Aerospace in various engineering, program and business development positions, and actively participated in the development and launch of new aircraft programs.


Ryan Williamson

Vice President Sales and Marketing

In this executive role, Mr. Williamson is responsible for developing sales strategies, maintaining customer relationships, and implementing marketing plans. Reporting to Mr. Williamson are the Commercial Sales Team and Marketing team.


David Shepherd

Vice President of Certification

A graduate of the Mechanical Engineering Program at the University of Victoria, David oversees all Certification Activity at DART. David has over 20 years of experience designing, testing, and certifying modifications and replacement parts for the rotorcraft industry.


Fernando Ribeiro

Vice President of Engineering

Fernando brings over 35 years of aerospace experience in providing engineering leadership on numerous clean sheet aircraft development programs, from requirement definition to certification and entry into service. He has led a wide number of disciplines and expertise in Product Development and Service Engineering, and composite-built aero-structure components. He also brings extensive knowledge from his career in the military with the Portuguese Air Force. His proven loyalty, innovation, and collaboration, while successfully developing top performing teams, will bring a bold vision to DART’s growth and engineering capabilities.


Konrad Sauvé

Vice President of Operations

Konrad successfully brought our Hawkesbury facility to a higher level by delivering best-in-class customer service, OTD and productivity. and engineering capabilities.


Josée Theroux

Vice President of Finance

Over the last 3 years with DART, Josée has led multiple high-profile initiatives in her Financial Planning & Analyst role. Most recently, she was a key leader in the successful acquisition process of DART by TransDigm.