Doug Wagoner Promoted to SAIC Sector President; Tony Moraco Comments

Doug Wagoner
Doug Wagoner

Doug Wagoner, who led the project management office at Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAI) responsible for helping carry out the separation into SAIC and Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), has been promoted to sector president at SAIC.

He succeeds newly-confirmed Air Force Secretary Deborah Lee James and will lead the company’s team responsible for network integration and information technology services, SAIC said Friday.

Wagoner will also oversee the company’s work in mission and systems engineering technical assistance, logistics and supply chain, training and simulation for customers in the government and commercial sectors.

Tony Moraco
Tony Moraco

Tony Moraco, SAIC CEO, said Wagoner helped lead SAIC’s Project Gemini over the last 13 months to separate SAIC from what is now known as Leidos.

Moraco told our sister site ExecutiveBiz in a recent interview that the split was intended to give the new SAIC broader market access to our larger customers in the Navy and the Army.

“There are also market expansion opportunities for us as a leading technology integrator to provide full lifecycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering and enterprise IT markets, ” he said.

(Click here to read the full conversation).

SAIC credits Wagoner with leading efforts to reduce more than $400 million in costs through Project Gemini as it sought to take an $11 billion, 38, 000-employee company and separate it into two independent businesses.

Wagoner joined SAIC in 2007 and has previously led the company’s homeland and civilian solutions business unit, as well as the IT business for state, local and commercial clients.managed SAIC’s state, local, and commercial IT business.

Prior to SAIC, he served as a senior vice president at Data Systems Analysts, where he worked to develop annual operating and sales plans, as well as lead business development and line operations.

He also started the public sector practice at Choice Point, which Lexis Nexis later purchased, and has also worked in line leadership, business development and finance roles at EDS, now part of Hewlett-Packard (NYSE: HPQ).

You may also be interested in...

William Conley CTO Mercury Systems

Mercury Systems’ William Conley Joins NDIA Central Georgia Chapter Board

William Conley, chief technology officer of Mercury Systems (Nasdaq: MRCY), has been named to the board of directors for the National Defense Industrial Association's Central Georgia chapter. He will serve as a board member for a term of up to six years, Mercury Systems said Thursday.

Cloud IT

DHS Posts $3B Data Center, Cloud Solicitation

The Department of Homeland Security has issued a request for proposals for its indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity Data Center and Cloud Optimization contract worth potentially $3.35B over 10 years.