James Loeblein, formerly vice president of naval requirements and capabilities at Raytheon Technologies‘ (NYSE: RTX) missiles and defense business, has been appointed to su Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) as corporate VP of customer affairs.
HII said Tuesday Loeblein succeeds the retiring Dan Holloway and will lead outreach work for executive branch principals as well as for programs under the Ingalls Shipbuilding division.
He previously served as chief of legislative affairs at the Department of the Navy, where he supported the DON leadership on congressional legislative and strategic matters.
His 34-year Navy career included service as a surface warfare officer for USS Thach, Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group 1 and Destroyer Squadron 9.
Loeblein retired from the military in 2019 with the rank of rear admiral.