Ambit Group COO Bob Nunnally Adds President Title

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Bob Nunnally Bob Nunnally, chief operating officer at The Ambit Group since last year, will serve in the additional role of president at the Reston, Virginia-based management consulting firm. The 25-year public and private sector veteran will oversee headquarters operations and continue to help the company adopt business strategies and meet customer delivery requirements, The Ambit Group said Wednesday. He...

CSC Vet Sam Visner Joins ICF as Cybersecurity Business SVP, GM

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Sam Visner Sam Visner, a 35-year cybersecurity and intelligence veteran and a former Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC) executive, has joined ICF International as senior vice president and general manager of the Fairfax, Virginia-based company’s cybersecurity business. “Sam is a recognized authority in cyber policy, programs and technology. Bringing Sam to ICF demonstrates our commitment...

Joe Echevarria to Retire as Deloitte CEO, Frank Friedman Named Successor

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Joe Echevarria Deloitte CEO Joe Echevarria will focus on public service after he leaves the accounting and consulting firm later this month, Reuters reported Friday. Lehar Maan writes the 36-year company veteran is retiring after four years at the helm and will be succeeded by Chief Financial Officer Frank Friedman. The company’s board of directors chose Friedman to assume the chief executive...

Nick Hopkinson Joins Northrop as U.K. Cyber Strategy Director; Andrew Tyler Comments

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Nick Hopkinson Nick Hopkinson, formerly head of Computer Sciences Corp.‘s (NYSE: CSC) European security business, has joined Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) as cyber strategy director for the company’s U.K. subsidiary. The three-decade industry veteran will oversee strategic programs intended to help the company expand its footprint in the European cyber and intelligence market, Northrop said...

Tory Bruno Joins United Launch Alliance as President, CEO; Rick Ambrose, Craig Cooning Comment

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Tory Bruno Tory Bruno, formerly vice president and general manager of strategic and missile defense systems at Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), has joined the United Launch Alliance as president and CEO. Bruno succeeds Michael Gass, who has retired after eight years of service as president and CEO of the joint venture owned by Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Lockheed, ULA said Tuesday. “We’re grateful for...

Stephen Layfield Joins X2 Biosystems as Gov’t, Industrial President; Howard Green Comments

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Stephen Layfield Stephen Layfield, a retired major general from the U.S. Army, has joined X2 Biosystems as president of the company’s government and industrial division. Howard Green, X2 Biosystems’ CEO, said Tuesday that Layfield will be responsible for the division’s growth and profitability strategies. “His depth of knowledge and experience will be a true asset in driving adoption...

Angus Cockburn to Join Serco Group as CFO

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Angus Cockburn Angus Cockburn, acting chief executive of power generation firm Aggreko, will join Serco Group at the end of October as chief financial officer for the U.K.-based government services contractor. He will also join Serco’s board and succeed Andrew Jenner, who will remain as group CFO through Sept. 30, the company announced Tuesday. Cockburn became interim Aggreko CEO in April after...

Michael Meaney Promoted to Northrop Land, Self-Protection Systems VP

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Michael Meaney Michael Meaney, a 20-year veteran of Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC), has been promoted to vice president of advanced land and self-protection systems within the company’s electronic systems sector. He will oversee the development of new electronic warfare, tactical information processing, electro-optical/infrared sensor and self-protection technologies for customers’ ground...

Hamed Zaghw Named President of Parsons’ Middle East, Africa Arm; Chuck Harrington Comments

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Hamed Zaghw Hamed Zaghw, formerly executive director for the Middle East-Africa region at Parsons, has been named president of the company’s business operations in that part of the world – Parsons International Ltd. Zaghw started in the position Aug. 3 and will oversee the construction and engineering services contractor’s activities in the Middle East and Africa, Parsons said...

John Wilson Joins Qinetiq’s Cyveillance Arm as EVP; Scott Kaine Comments

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John Wilson John Wilson, formerly executive vice president of global field operations at Qualys, has joined cyber intelligence provider and Qinetiq subsidiary Cyveillance as an EVP. Wilson will work to oversee the integration of new services into Cyveillance’s threat intelligence portfolio and form a professional services team to help customers with threat intelligence gathering and analysis...