Lall previously was chief executive of U.S. and international strategic development at General Atomics for three years.
Before that, he was the president and CEO of India-based petroleum and petrochemical products manufacturing company Reliance Industries.
He held a 14-year career at Boeing (NYSE: BA), where he served as vice president and India country head within the company’s defense, space and security segment.
Lall holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Carleton University, an M.B.A. degree from the City University of Seattle and a master’s degree in aerospace, aeronautical and astronautical engineering from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.
He also earned a Ph.D. in aerospace, aeronautical and astronautical engineering from Wichita State University.