Michael Ruppert Joins Mercury Systems as Strategy, Corporate Development SVP; Mark Aslett Comments

Michael Ruppert

Michael Ruppert, formerly co-founder and managing partner of advisory firm RSPartners LLC, has joined Mercury Systems (NASDAQ: MRCY) as senior vice president of strategy and corporate development.

He will report to President and CEO Mark Aslett and be responsible for the company’s strategy, planning and mergers and acquisitions activities,  Mercury Systems said Monday.

“Michael’s in-depth knowledge and experience with M&A in the aerospace and defense industries will make him an invaluable member of Mercury’s senior leadership team, ” said Aslett.

Ruppert previously served as managing director at UBS Securities, with responsibility in the firm’s defense and government information technology programs between 2011 and 2013.

The 15-year investment banking veteran also held positions focused on aerospace and defense M&As at Lehman Brothers and Lazard.

Check Also


KBR Wins Potential $93M Navy Combat Integration System Support IDIQ

KBR’s (NYSE: KBR) government services business has won a potential five-year, $92.6M contract to engineer and produce datalink systems and associated platforms for the U.S. Navy’s combat operations.


DLA Awards Logistics Modernization Integration Support IDIQs to Advantaged Solutions, United Defense International

Advantaged Solutions and United Defense International have each received a potential five-year, $265M contract from the Defense Logistics Agency for logistics modernization integration support.