> SENIOR ADVISOR
Kim High is the Senior Advisor to the Chief Executive Officer and senior staff of AEVEX Aerospace. Prior to joining AEVEX, he served as one of the three founders and leaders of Triple M Worldwide Solutions. Triple M excelled in forming small, highly experienced teams supporting rapid acquisition for the U.S. Air Force and several large, mid-sized and start-up defense contractors. Kim focuses on specialized Intelligence, Surveillance, Reconnaissance (ISR) systems and programs.
Kim served in the U.S. Air Force for 35 years as an operator and acquisition leader, accumulating more than 3,000 hours in the KC-135, FB-111 and RC-135s. As Big Safari commander, he led dozens of high-priority manned and unmanned, fixed and rotary-wing DoD procurement programs supporting the Air Force, Army, Navy, Special Operations, Departments of State and Homeland Security, the Drug Enforcement Agency, Customs and Border Protection, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, and several other government agencies. Kim’s achievements earned him recognition as program manager of the year, the Air Force’s Agile Acquisition Leader and twice recognized by Aviation Week and Space Technology with the Aviation Laureate Award.
Kim holds a Master of Business Administration from Embry Riddle University and a Master of International Studies from the Air War College.