QinetiQ North America Names John Sutton as Senior Vice President, Business Development
MCLEAN, Va., May 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — QinetiQ North America today announced the appointment of John Sutton as senior vice president of business development. In this role, Sutton will be responsible for the company’s strategy for winning new business.
Sutton joins QinetiQ North America from Global Crossing, where he was executive vice president and general manager of their Federal Sector. Prior to joining Global Crossing, Sutton spent six years as the senior vice president of ManTech International’s Defense & Intelligence Business Unit where he lead the strategic planning, execution, growth and diversification of their business portfolio.
“Sutton is a great addition to our leadership team,” said Mike Stolarik, President and Chief Operating Officer of QinetiQ North America. “With 24 years of experience in this industry, I am confident that John will bring the defense and intelligence expertise that we need to propel our company even further ahead in this competitive market.”
Sutton has also held positions at: Integic Corporation as vice president of the uniformed services practice area; AT&T Government solutions as group vice president and general manager; and as an engineer and program manager at PRC Inc. Prior to that, he served as a U.S. Merchant Marine.
Sutton holds a Master of Business Administration from George Mason University School of Management and a Bachelor of Science degree in marine transportation from the Massachusetts Maritime Academy.
About QinetiQ North America
QinetiQ North America delivers world-class technology, responsive services, and innovative solutions for global markets, focusing on US government and commercial customers. More than 6,100 QinetiQ North America engineers, scientists and other professionals deliver high quality products and services that leverage detailed mission knowledge and proven, reliable tools and methodologies to meet the rapidly changing demands of national defense, homeland security and information assurance customers. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, QinetiQ North America had annual revenues of more than $1 billion in the fiscal year that ended March 31, 2010. QinetiQ North America is part of QinetiQ Group PLC (LSE: QQ). For more information, please visit www.QinetiQ-NA.com and join our conversation at www.facebook.com/qinetiqna
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