David Rogers, a more than two-decade business development and management veteran, has joined Elbit Systems of America as senior vice president of operations at the defense and aviation systems provider.
He will be responsible for overseeing the company’s operations in the states of Alabama, Florida, Mississippi, New Hampshire, Texas and Virginia, Elbit Systems of America said Monday.
Raanan Horowitz, Elbit Systems of America president and chief executive, said Rogers brings operational leadership experience at domestic and international technology firms to his new position.
“His experience in technology development and operational excellence for Fortune 500 businesses and international organizations in South-east Asia has prepared him for the opportunities at Elbit, ” Horowitz added.
Rogers earned his bachelor’s degree in industrial engineering from Rochester Institute of Technology and later earned an MBA from Carnegie-Mellon University.