Leidos Australia announces Chief Executive
(Canberra, Australia), June 18, 2020 – Leidos Australia today announced the permanent appointment of Paul Chase as Chief Executive Australia effective 15 June 2020, after acting in the role for the past three months. Paul has been with the organisation for 22 years and has held various program management positions, led multiple new business pursuits and is highly regarded by Australian stakeholders and customers.
“I’m honoured to be named Chief Executive for Leidos Australia,” said Paul, “With the team, we will continue to grow our Australian business by focusing on helping our customers to deliver their mission.”
In addition to his extensive work experience, Paul has a Bachelor degree in Engineering (Electronics), a Masters degree in Software Engineering and a Masters degree in Law. Paul’s appointment to this role is confirmation of the active investment that Leidos makes in developing and growing its own talent into key roles in the organisation.
Under Paul’s leadership, Leidos Australia will continue to build on its strong reputation of delivering capability and services to ensure challenging opportunities for its people and industry partners.
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 37,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $11.09 billion for the fiscal year ended January 3, 2020. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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