Greg Jones, formerÂ vice president of corporate business development and international programs at Orbital ATKÂ (NYSE: OA), has been namedÂ senior VP of strategy and business development atÂ Aerojet RocketdyneÂ (NYSE: AJRD) in a move that takes effect Feb. 5.
Aerojet Rocketdyne said MondayÂ Jones will oversee strategic planning, customer alignment growth initiatives as well as help establish the company’s footprint in new and adjacent markets.
“Greg’s diverse industry expertise will help us capitalize on our core strength of proven innovation through commitment to cutting-edge technologies,” said President and CEOÂ Eileen Drake.
The more than 30-year aerospace veteran ledÂ transition and integration efforts as part of Orbital Sciences‘ 2015 merger with the aerospace and defense groups ofÂ ATKÂ to form Orbital ATK.
Jones also held leadership positions at Boeing (NYSE: BA), which he joined through its combination withÂ McDonnellÂ Douglas in 1997.
Jones holds a bachelor’s degree in aerospace engineering from San Diego State University and an M.B.A degree from Pepperdine University.