Executive Profile: Gene Colabatistto, CAE Group President for Military Simulation Products, Training and Services

Gene ColabatisttoGene Colabatistto serves as group president of CAE's military simulation products, training and services group and was appointed to that position in June 2012.

Before joining CAE, the more than 25-year global defense industry veteran was a senior vice president in the intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance  group at SAIC.

In that position, he was responsible for the growth of their ISR and cybersecurity businesses.

Prior to joining SAIC, Colabatistto was the president of Olive Group North America, a global, integrated security corporation.

Before that role, he was president of Space Imaging Solutions, a provider of satellite imagery products and services and was president of SPOT Image Corporation, the North American subsidiary of the world's first commercial provider of satellite imagery.

Colabatistto spent almost 10 years with Veridian Corporation, responsible for the growth of its engineering products, imagery, and signals intelligence business.

He also served in the U.S. Marine Corps and was responsible for intelligence information systems and acted as the service's representative for satellite and airborne reconnaissance during Desert Storm.

Colabatistto has an M.S. in Electrical Engineering from George Washington University, and a B.S. in Aerospace Engineering and an M.S. in Systems Management from the University of Southern California (USC).


Coverage of Gene Colabatistto on Executive Mosaic’s websites:

CAE Closes FY 2013 with $128M in Training Contract Wins; Gene Colabatistto Comments

CAE Wins New Training Support, Flight Equipment Work; Gene Colabatistto Comments

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