Carl has worked within the aerospace, defence and aviation sectors over the past 35 years in various technical and managerial roles. Since graduating, these roles have been with Bombardier Aerospace, Bell Helicopter, Canadian Airlines and Rolls-Royce. In 2001, he joined IMP Aerospace & Defence as General Manager of IMP Electronic Systems and in 2009 as Vice-President, International Marketing. In 2019 Carl joined Chorus Aviation as Vice-President Marketing and Sales, to the Chief Operating Officer and President of Chorus Aviation Services. Currently, Mr. Kumpic is an Executive Board Member and Chair of the Atlantic Canada Aerospace and Defence Association (ACADA) and a member of AIAC (Aerospace Industries Association of Canada).