David Charles Adams net worth and biography

David Adams Biography and Net Worth

Chairman of Curtiss-Wright
David C. Adams was named Executive Chairman of the Board of Curtiss-Wright Corporation on January 1, 2021. He has served as Chairman since January 2015 and a member of the Board since August 2013.  Previously, he served as Chief Executive Officer of the Company from August 2013 until his retirement from that position in January 2021.

Mr. Adams served as Chief Operating Officer from 2012 with responsibility for expanding global opportunities for the Company's diversified business operations and products – overseeing the Company's three former operating segments – Flow Control, Controls and Surface Technologies. Mr. Adams previously served as Co-Chief Operating Officer since 2008, with responsibility for all aspects of the Controls and Surface Technologies segments' strategic goals, technology development, global operations and financial performance. Prior to that, he was President of Curtiss-Wright Controls, the Motion Control Segment of the Corporation, since 2005. In this role, he led global strategy including fostering internal innovation, developing cross-market applications and acquiring pioneering technologies to achieve their full potential in high-performance markets. Mr. Adams has nearly 40 years of experience in the aerospace, defense and electronics technology markets.

Mr. Adams' leadership and operational experience as a member of the Curtiss-Wright executive team included the evolution of the One Curtiss-Wright vision, achievement of top-quartile financial metrics, and focus on a balanced capital allocation strategy including returns to shareholders through share repurchases and dividends and integration of numerous acquisitions to drive significant stakeholder value.

What is David Charles Adams' net worth?

The estimated net worth of David Charles Adams is at least $10.39 million as of April 6th, 2021. Mr. Adams owns 61,240 shares of Curtiss-Wright stock worth more than $10,388,141 as of February 6th. This net worth approximation does not reflect any other assets that Mr. Adams may own. Learn More about David Charles Adams' net worth.

How do I contact David Charles Adams?

The corporate mailing address for Mr. Adams and other Curtiss-Wright executives is 130 HARBOUR PLACE DRIVE SUITE 300, DAVIDSON NC, 28036. Curtiss-Wright can also be reached via phone at (704) 869-4600 and via email at [email protected] Learn More on David Charles Adams' contact information.

Has David Charles Adams been buying or selling shares of Curtiss-Wright?

David Charles Adams has not been actively trading shares of Curtiss-Wright during the past quarter. Most recently, David Charles Adams sold 3,910 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Tuesday, March 15th. The shares were sold at an average price of $144.68, for a transaction totalling $565,698.80. Learn More on David Charles Adams' trading history.

Who are Curtiss-Wright's active insiders?

Curtiss-Wright's insider roster includes David Adams (Chairman), Lynn Bamford (CEO), Lynn Bamford (CEO), K. Farkas (CFO), Paul Ferdenzi (VP), Harry Jakubowitz (VP), John Nathman (Director), Gary Ogilby (VP), and Kevin Rayment (COO). Learn More on Curtiss-Wright's active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of Curtiss-Wright?

During the last year, insiders at the aerospace company sold shares 11 times. They sold a total of 24,335 shares worth more than $3,566,091.39. The most recent insider tranaction occured on March, 15th when Chairman David Charles Adams sold 3,910 shares worth more than $565,698.80. Insiders at Curtiss-Wright own 0.6% of the company. Learn More about insider trades at Curtiss-Wright.

Information on this page was last updated on 3/15/2022.

David Charles Adams Insider Trading History at Curtiss-Wright

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
3/15/2022Sell3,910$144.68$565,698.80View SEC Filing Icon  
3/4/2022Sell8,910$155.95$1,389,514.50View SEC Filing Icon  
2/16/2022Sell4,262$137.25$584,959.50View SEC Filing Icon  
12/7/2021Sell10,488$133.19$1,396,896.72View SEC Filing Icon  
4/6/2021Sell2,500$125.00$312,500.0061,240View SEC Filing Icon  
3/16/2021Sell3,201$120.38$385,336.3866,941View SEC Filing Icon  
2/5/2021Sell4,005$113.35$453,966.7564,070View SEC Filing Icon  
11/24/2020Sell1,677$118.00$197,886.0055,056View SEC Filing Icon  
11/19/2020Sell823$118.00$97,114.0056,733View SEC Filing Icon  
11/16/2020Sell2,500$112.00$280,000.0057,556View SEC Filing Icon  
12/12/2019Sell4,320$143.00$617,760.0051,217View SEC Filing Icon  
11/19/2019Sell4,185$140.29$587,113.6559,722View SEC Filing Icon  
11/14/2019Sell886$141.00$124,926.00View SEC Filing Icon  
11/7/2019Sell4,319$139.95$604,444.05View SEC Filing Icon  
9/5/2019Sell6,439$125.00$804,875.00View SEC Filing Icon  
8/16/2019Sell7,608$120.11$913,796.88View SEC Filing Icon  
7/24/2019Sell7,000$130.01$910,070.00View SEC Filing Icon  
2/15/2019Sell7,000$120.00$840,000.0080,149View SEC Filing Icon  
2/7/2019Sell9,944$115.01$1,143,659.4497,093View SEC Filing Icon  
1/18/2019Sell7,000$111.00$777,000.0075,164View SEC Filing Icon  
11/26/2018Sell5,620$108.70$610,894.0087,784View SEC Filing Icon  
3/7/2018Sell17,414$135.00$2,350,890.00View SEC Filing Icon  
2/8/2018Sell13,051$120.44$1,571,862.4488,257View SEC Filing Icon  
11/14/2017Sell5,270$117.74$620,489.8064,623View SEC Filing Icon  
11/2/2017Sell17,000$119.04$2,023,680.0070,570View SEC Filing Icon  
3/3/2017Sell16,434$97.37$1,600,178.58View SEC Filing Icon  
2/9/2017Sell15,270$98.09$1,497,834.3085,274View SEC Filing Icon  
12/9/2016Sell6,461$106.62$688,871.8253,570View SEC Filing Icon  
11/15/2016Sell5,694$97.12$553,001.2872,167View SEC Filing Icon  
11/2/2016Sell27,475$89.40$2,456,265.0060,031View SEC Filing Icon  
10/13/2016Sell25,655$86.26$2,213,000.30113,161View SEC Filing Icon  
5/24/2016Sell14,414$81.46$1,174,164.4460,031View SEC Filing Icon  
5/11/2016Sell12,000$80.24$962,880.0081,901View SEC Filing Icon  
12/22/2015Sell7,220$66.10$477,242.0074,789View SEC Filing Icon  
11/2/2015Sell62,100$69.80$4,334,580.0059,594View SEC Filing Icon  
2/20/2015Sell22,037$69.32$1,527,604.84View SEC Filing Icon  
11/17/2014Sell39,037$69.70$2,720,878.90View SEC Filing Icon  
8/4/2014Sell3,220$64.56$207,883.20View SEC Filing Icon  
3/20/2014Sell5,439$62.37$339,230.4358,865View SEC Filing Icon  
8/6/2013Sell3,436$43.05$147,919.8046,680View SEC Filing Icon  
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Curtiss-Wright Company Overview

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Curtiss-Wright Corporation is a global integrated business that provides engineered products, solutions, and services mainly to the aerospace and defense markets, as well as critical technologies in demanding commercial power, process, and industrial markets. It operates through the following three segments: Aerospace & Industrial, Defense Electronics, and Naval & Power. The Aerospace & Industrial segment offers engineered products and services supporting critical applications primarily across the commercial aerospace and general industrial markets, including industrial and specialty vehicle products, such as electronic throttle control devices, joysticks, and transmission shifters, sensors, controls, and electro-mechanical actuation components used on commercial and military aircraft, and surface technology services, such as shot peening, laser peening, and engineered coatings. The Defense Electronics segment includes Commercial Off-the-Shelf (COTS) embedded computing board-level modules, data acquisition and flight test instrumentation equipment, integrated subsystems, instrumentation and control systems, tactical communications solutions for battlefield network management, and e
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