Kevin Cook, Â chief financial officer atÂ Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH), will join McLean, Virginia-based government technology and engineering services contractorÂ Alion Science and TechnologyÂ as CFO in a move that takes effect July 5.
HeÂ is due to leave Booz Allen by July 1 and Alion ScienceÂ said MondayÂ he will bring more thanÂ 30 yearsÂ of financial, management and operations experience to his new position.
News of Cook’s appointment to Alion Science comesÂ approximately one year after theÂ McLean, Virginia-based company announced it would be acquired by private equity firm Veritas Capital.
“Kevinâs knowledge of our industry and vast experience will be an invaluable asset as we continue to execute on our strategic growth objectives, ” saidÂ Bahman Atefi, Alion CEO.
Cook has managedÂ the financial operationsÂ and performanceÂ of Booz Allen since 2014 as CFO, executive vice president and treasurer after service in the priorÂ six yearsÂ as senior VP and corporate controller atÂ the consulting services contractor.
He joined theÂ firmÂ in 1986 and 10 years later moved to an enterprise software companyÂ now known asÂ JAMIS Software, then returned toÂ Booz Allen in 2003 to leadÂ various aspectsÂ of itsÂ finance organization.
CookÂ helped establish Booz Allen’sÂ shared services infrastructure and led the company through itsÂ initial public offering in 2010.
Earlier in his career, he workedÂ atÂ Westinghouse DefenseÂ and Alion’s predecessor companyÂ IIT Research Institute.