Tag Archives: Middle East

Sanjay Samuel to Lead BAE’s APAC/ME Financial Services Sector; Richard Watson Comments

Sanjay Samuel, a former Teradata executive, has joined BAE Systems as financial services sector lead for Asia Pacific and the Middle East under the company’s applied intelligence business. BAE said Friday Samuel will be in charge of sales activities for the financial services sector as well as the financial crime business in the above regions. …

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Steven Hile Appointed CFO at Sterling Global

Steven Hile, formerly chief financial and chief operating officer at energy services provider EnergX, has joined Sterling Global Operations as CFO. The company said Friday that Hile brings both commercial business and government market experience to SGO as the company seeks to grow its footprint in regions such as Africa …

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Christine Laurens Elevates to CFO Post at AT Kearney

Christine Laurens, a 12-year A.T. Kearney veteran and formerly vice president of global finance, has elevated to the chief financial officer role at the Chicago-based management consulting provider. “I’m particularly excited about the role our finance team can play in supporting and driving A.T. Kearney’s ambitions to double in size …

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Hughes to Manage Intl Satellite Network under $69M Contract; Kamran Givpoor Comments

Hughes Network Systems LLC has been awarded a $69 million contract to manage the global private satellite network of a Middle Eastern country. Hughes Network will deploy its HX satellite broadband system to maintain the foreign ministries’ satellite network and services across more than 100 countries for three years, the …

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Paul Casey Named Northrop UAE Intl Business Development Head

Paul Casey has been appointed to serve as director of international business development for the United Arab Emirates at Northrop Grumman, Monday. Casey will lead the business development activities in the UAE and the rest of the Middle East region, the company announced Tuesday. He joins the company from Lockheed …

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Harris Wins $149M to Deploy Tactical Radios for Militaries in Australia, Middle East; Brendan O’Connell Comments

Harris Corp.’s (NYSE: HRS) RF Communications business has won two contracts worth up to a combined $149 million to supply multiband radios to the Australian department of defense and an unspecified Middle East nation. The radio communications provider will deploy radios from the company’s Falcon line to support Australia’s Joint …

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Raytheon Eyes $5B in Defense Sales from Middle East; William Swanson, Dave Wajsgras Comment

Raytheon Co. (NYSE: RTN) looks to close defense-related transactions worth between $4 billion and $5 billion with Middle East countries within weeks, Reuters reported Tuesday. Andrea Shalal-Esa writes CEO William Swanson spoke with leaders from Qatar, Oman, Kuwait and Saudi Arabia about missile defense orders. Swanson told an investor conference that missile …

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Raytheon Nears Agreement on Qatar Missile Sale; Tim Glaeser Comments

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) is on the verge of closing a U.S. foreign military sales agreement with Qatar for the Patriot air and missile defense system, Reuters reported Tuesday. Andrea Shalal-Esa writes the company also expects to finalize an order agreement with Kuwait for additional Patriot fire units before year’s end. …

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DynCorp Wins War Reserve Materiel Asset Contract’s Fifth Year; George Krivo Comments

DynCorp International has won the fifth option year out out of eight under a potential $540.7 million contract with the U.S. Air Force to help manage assets in the U.S. and Middle East. War Reserve Materiel assets comprise of expeditionary airfield resources, aerospace ground equipment, air base operability equipment, mobility readiness spares …

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Fluor Wins $1.5B to Manage National Oil Reserve

A subsidiary of Fluor Corp. (NYSE: FLR) has won a potential 10-year,  $1.46 billion contract to manage the country’s emergency oil inventory for the Energy Department. Fluor Federal Petroleum Operations LLC will assume responsibility for managing and operating the Strategic Petroleum Reserve on Dec. 1, DOE said Wednesday. The contract contains a five-year, …

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