SRA International, Inc. (NYSE: SRX), a leading technology and information consulting services firm announced today that Rick Nadeau will join the company as Executive Vice President and CFO. He will report to CEO Stan Sloane.
In his new role as EVP and CFO, Nadeau will oversee all financial operations, including corporate accounting, financial strategy, and business planning, will oversee corporate controllership, treasury and tax functions, and will be instrumental in any and all mergers and acquisitions, balance sheet management and capital investment decisions.
Nadeau has over 32 years of management-level experience in the private sector, previously serving as CFO of Sunrise Senior Living, Inc., and was instrumental to the company’s accounting restatement and improvements to the company’s governance, venture relations and asset management departments.
Nadeau began his career with Arthur Andersen LLP, where he became an expert in private debt and equity, quality and risk management, and complex accounting procedures for business combinations. He served as a member of the SRA audit team during his time with Arthur Andersen. Later, he joined KPMG as a senior reviewing partner, acting as the lead engagement and audit partner for large-scale, complex companies including a number of government contractors in the DC area.
“Rick’s extensive experience, combined with his track record of success in the professional services industry and financial know-how in government contracting, will serve us well as we continue to focus on our organic growth strategies, ” said Sloane. “Rick and SRA have known each other for many years, and we’re confident that he’ll be a tremendous addition to our executive team.”
In February, SRA Corporate Controller Melissa Burgum was named acting CFO while thecompany searched for a permanent candidate. Burgum will return to her duties asCorporate Controller reporting to Nadeau.
“Melissa stepped into this high-level, interim role and ensured a smooth transition during our permanent CFO search, ” said Sloane. “She contributed greatly to SRA during this time, and we are grateful for her ongoing dedication and service.”