Al Whitmore, former senior vice president of the global solutions division at General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) information technology business unit, has been named president of intelligence and security sector atÂ BAE Systems‘ U.S. subsidiaryÂ in a move that takes effect Oct. 16.
He will lead BAE Systems Inc.‘ I&S sector headquartered in McLean, Virginia, and join the subsidiary’s management team led byÂ Jerry DeMuro, the company said Wednesday.
âAl brings more than three decades of experience delivering information technology and communications services to government and commercial customers,â said DeMuro.
At GDIT, WhitmoreÂ led the development and implementation of the unit’s investment strategy for core division technologies as well as its market expansion efforts and mentoring program.
He also spent 15 years atÂ GTE Corp.Â in various business development and leadership roles before General Dynamics bought GTE’s government systems and laboratories businesses in 1999.
Whitmore currently serves as anÂ executive committee member at the Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association’s board of directors.