David Shrum, formerly senior vice president and general manager of QinetiQ North America‘s lifecycle solutions business unit, has been appointed general manager of the company’s defense solutions business unit.
The more than three-decade industry veteran will lead a portfolio that includes software and systems engineering, aeronautical engineering and logistics and fleet management for all four military service branches, QNA said Friday.
Shrum joined the company in 2011 after serving as VP and general manager of modeling, simulation and training at Camber Corp.
Prior to Camber, he led the land forces business for Northrop Grumman‘s (NYSE: NOC) electronic sector as vice president and also led strategic planning and program execution.
He also spent 23 years at Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), where he served as electro-optics fire control program director, and the 10 years prior at Sikorsky Aircraft.