Cubic Corp.Â (NYSE: CUB) has appointed former U.S. Army Central CommandÂ leaderÂ James TerryÂ to a senior vice president role in the contractor’s global defense business segment and alsoÂ promotedÂ Eric Carr, formerly vice president and deputy general manager forÂ integrated training services, toÂ the SVP ranks also.
Cubic said MondayÂ that Terry, a retired Army lieutenant general, will serve as SVP for business development of ground strategy and report to Dave Buss, president of theÂ global defense segment.
TerryÂ willÂ oversee efforts to pursue business opportunities in ground training systems and services for the Army, Marine Corps, Special Operations Forces and the Middle East region.
He hasÂ served as Army component commander ofÂ U.S. Central Command, commander of the International Security Assistance Force Joint Command, deputy commanding general ofÂ U.S. Forces â Afghanistan and commanding general of U.S. Army V Corps.
“General Terryâs deep expertise and understanding of the Army and joint operations in both Europe and the Middle East will be a great asset to Cubicâs NextTraining growth strategy, ” said Buss.
Carr, now SVPÂ of systems operations in the defense segment, Â will also report to Buss and lead internal operations, program execution and strategic growth effortsÂ from the contractor’s global headquarters in San Diego.
Carr’s career includes a VP role atÂ Science Applications International Corp.Â (NYSE: SAIC), president of OSI Defense Systems, VP for sensor systems at Schwartz Electro-Optics, manager of marketing communications at GE Harris Harmon Railway Electronics and manager of business development at aÂ Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS).