Former Engility Exec Richard Harkey Joins WBB as SVP, CFO; Robert Olsen Comments

Richard Harkey

Richard Harkey, former vice president, chief accounting officer and corporate controller at Engility (NYSE: EGL), has joined Whitney, Bradley & Brown as senior VP and chief financial officer.

Harkey will oversee WBB’s contracts, finance, information technology operations and facilities in his new role, the company said Tuesday.

“Rich is a proven leader with in-depth experience in mergers and acquisitions, treasury, regulatory compliance, tax and financial reporting,” WBB CEO Robert Olsen said.

Olsen added that Harkey’s experience in acquisition evaluation and business operations integration would be instrumental in the Reston, Virginia-based program management and consulting services contractor’s growth efforts.

Before his move to Engility, Harkey previously served as VP of finance and chief accounting officer at Sotera Defense Solutions.

He is a certified public accountant who also worked at PwC as a senior manager.

You may also be interested in...

DISA

DISA Seeks Potential FAMIS-WCF Financial System Sustainment, Enhancement Support Sources

The Defense Information Systems Agency has started to seek information on potential vendors that could help enhance and provide sustainment support for DISA’s Financial Accounting Management Information System for the Working Capital Funds platform.

Potomac Officers Club Hosts PNT Superiority on the Future Battlefield

Potomac Officers Club’s Ensuring PNT Superiority on the Future Battlefield Hosted Expert Panel to Discuss Defense Resilience and Capabilities

During Potomac Officers Club’s Ensuring PNT Superiority on the Future Battlefield Virtual Event, an expert panel, comprised of notable leaders across the defense sector, took the stage to discuss how military PNT capabilities have become vital to the nation’s ability to shape the global environment, deter aggression, and fight and win wars, now and in the future.