Global Crossing (Nasdaq: GLBC) hired John Sutton to lead the company’s Federal Sector business as a member of Global Crossing’s senior leadership team and will begin immediately.
Sutton previously served as senior vice president of the Defense and Intelligence Business Unit in the Mission, Cyber and Technology Group at ManTech (Nasdaq: MANT).
According to Global Crossing, the new Federal Sector unit he will lead becomes the company’s fifth customer-facing unit, joining teams focused on customers in North America, Latin America, EMEA/UK and the global Carrier segment.
“We are pleased to welcome John to Global Crossing to lead our newest customer-facing unit, ” said John Legere, Global Crossing’s chief executive officer. “John’s unique combination of defense, intelligence, military and government expertise brings value to our existing federal sector customers and will help grow this part of our business and take our customer relationships to the next level.”