Industry & Services >> CEO Interviews >> October 1, 1998

Richard C. Ill – Triumph Group Inc (tgi)

RICHARD C. ILL is President & CEO of Triumph Group, Inc. He graduated from Lafayette College, 1965 and then Drexel University, where he received his MBA in 1973. He also graduated from the Stanford University Executive Program, 1983. Mr. Ill spent twenty-five years in various positions with Alco Standard Corporation prior to buyout of Triumph Group in 1993. He has Board Memberships on Advisory Board Outward Bound USA, Steel Service Center Institute, Interstate Supply, Denman & Davis and Vision Metals, Inc. Profile
TWST: Give us a background summary of Triumph Group.

Mr. Ill: Triumph Group is a relatively new company in that it was

founded in 1993 as a leveraged buyout spin-off from a company by