Indian MoD Wants Forces’ Chief Of Defense Staff

March 13, 2015 @ 03:09 PM

Indian Defense Minister Manohar Parrikar said that he is working out a mechanism for the creation of a post of Chief of Defense Staff (CDS) with a fixed tenure in order to integrate the three services. Parrikar said that he will recommend the mechanism in 2-3 months

Telenor Connexion Appoints New Information Security and Privacy Officer

March 11, 2015 @ 09:24 AM

Telenor Connexion has appointed Jimmy Johansson as Information Security and Privacy Officer to drive information security and privacy agenda. The Swedish firm announced on Tuesday that Johansson has assumed his position on March 1 and will report to the CTO

Lockheed Martin Appoints New Senior Vice Presidents

February 19, 2015 @ 07:24 AM

Lockheed Martin has appointed Rodney A. Makoske as senior vice president, Corporate Engineering, Technology, and Operations and corporate officer and Dana Jackson as vice president and chief technology officer (CTO)

India’s DRDO Chief Avinash Chander Sacked Abruptly

January 14, 2015 @ 08:55 AM

Indias Defense Research and Development Organization (DRDO) chief, Avinash Chander was terminated by the government on Tuesday abruptly 15 months before his contract was to end. The Cabinet committee for Appointments headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi approved the termination of the contract with effect from January 31, an official note

BAE India Appoints Deepak Parekh As Non-Executive Director And Chairman

January 12, 2015 @ 11:33 AM

BAE Systems has appointed Deepak Parekh, Chairman of HDFC Ltd, as a non-executive Director and Chairman of its Indian subsidiary, BAE India. Parekh's association with BAE Systems began in 2010 when he was appointed as a member of the Company's Independent Advisory Board for India

Thales Appoints New Chairman And CEO

December 26, 2014 @ 12:45 PM

Thales has elected Patrice Caine as a new Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, following the resignations of Philippe Logak, who served as Chairman & Chief Executive Officer. As such, he was mandated to prepare the separation of the Chief Executive Officer role, which he will hold, and the Chairman of the Board role, which will be held by Henri Proglio

Northrop Grumman Elects New CFO, Corporate VP Kenneth L. Bedingfield

December 9, 2014 @ 09:32 AM

Northrop Grumman announced today that its board of directors has elected Kenneth L. Bedingfield, corporate vice president and chief financial officer, effective after the company files its 2014 annual report

Airbus Helicopters Appoints Yves Barillé VP of Corporate Communications

December 4, 2014 @ 08:10 AM

Yves Barillé has been appointed as Airbus Helicopters' Vice President of Corporate Communications. As of March 2015, Yves Barillé will report to CEO Guillaume Faury and manage all internal and external communication activities for Airbus Helicopters

Cubic Appoints Chris Bellios Senior VP of National Intelligence, Mission Support Services

December 3, 2014 @ 01:21 PM

Cubic Corporation announced today that Chris Bellios has been appointed senior vice president of National Intelligence, Mission Support Services. He will report to Bill Toti, president and general manager of Cubic Mission Support Services

Retired RNZAF Air Vice Marshall To Head Lockheed Martin New Zealand

November 26, 2014 @ 08:30 AM

Lockheed Martin announced today that retired Royal New Zealand Air Force (RNZAF) Air Vice-Marshal Graham Lintott appointed as Managing Director of Strategy and Business Development for Lockheed Martins New Zealand operation. In this role, Lintott will lead the growth of Lockheed Martins New Zealand business both domestically and for international export

Exelis Appoints New Vice President For Electronic Warfare Systems Business

November 25, 2014 @ 08:24 AM

Exelis announced today that it has appointed Peter Martin as vice president and general manager of its electronic attack and release systems business on Long Island, New York. Martin's career has spanned a range of functions within Exelis, including program management, manufacturing and technology development

AUVSI Appoints New President And CEO

November 21, 2014 @ 11:02 AM

The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) announced today that Brian Wynne has been appointed as the new president and CEO succeeding the Michael Toscano after he retires on 12 Jan 2015. Wynne is currently president of the Electric Drive Transportation Association (EDTA), a post he has held since April 2004