SOURCE: QinetiQ North America

QinetiQ North America

March 15, 2010 12:08 ET

QinetiQ North America Names New CFO for Technology Solutions Group

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwire - March 15, 2010) -  QinetiQ North America announced today that Jeffrey R. Beck has been named Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of its Technology Solutions Group. Mr. Beck has almost 30 years of experience in all aspects of financial and operations management focused primarily in the government contracting sector.

Most recently, Mr. Beck was executive vice president, CFO and treasurer of STG, Inc., where he was responsible for the overall leadership of all financial, legal, contract, human resource and infrastructure departments for the $250 million government IT and engineering contractor.

Mr. Beck has also served as CEO of Getronics Government Solutions, a $370 million information and communications technology company. Before being named president and CEO of Getronics, he was its CFO. 

Mr. Beck also held positions of finance director at Raytheon Systems Company, where he was responsible for corporate financial planning and was the CFO for Raytheon subsidiary Standard Missile Company. Mr. Beck also held a number of increasingly responsible financial positions with Lockheed Martin spanning an 11-year period.

Mr. Beck received his MBA from Loyola College and his BA in accounting from Indiana University of Pennsylvania. 

"Jeff brings a broad set of skills to this position that will help me guide the group's financial direction and improve our business operations in an increasingly competitive environment. I am pleased he decided to join the QinetiQ North America family," said Dr. J.D. Crouch, President of the Technology Solutions Group.

About QinetiQ North America
QinetiQ North America (LSE: QQ) delivers world-class technology and responsive solutions to government agencies and commercial customers for many of their most urgent and complex challenges. QinetiQ North America is an independent, innovative technology provider that earns over one billion dollars in revenue operating with small company speed and agility while leveraging significant global resources. More than 6,400 QinetiQ North America engineers, scientists and other professionals have the mission knowledge and proven, reliable performance to meet the rapidly changing demands of national defense, homeland security and information assurance customers. For more information, please visit www.QinetiQ-NA.com.