Dirk Bauer
Chief Operating Officer
International Operations and IGT

Dirk Bauer is Chief Operating Officer, International Operations and IGT, for Alcoa Power and Propulsion (APP).  Dirk will lead all International Operations in Europe and Canada, and the Industrial Gas Turbine Segment, having direct responsibility for the manufacturing organization, operations planning, growth strategy, quality and process excellence for all locations within this segment. 
Dirk joined Alcoa in April 2013 as Vice President and General Manager, Europe Aerospace Structural Castings and Airfoils, overseeing the operations of APP’s French plants and the newly acquired TITAL Operations in Germany and China.  He came to APP from Siemens. Prior positions at Siemens include President Directeur General for Flender Graffenstaden S.A.S. and ten years at Siemens Management Consulting.
Dirk was awarded German Diploma Engineering Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Technical University Darmstadt with focus on Rotating Equipment Gas Turbines, Aero Engines and Combustion.

Alcoa Power and Propulsion Leadership Team

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