Former Cobham Exec Joins ST Engineering North America as CIO; Tom Vecchiolla Comments

Former Cobham Exec Joins ST Engineering North America as CIO; Tom Vecchiolla Comments
Gunjan Goel CIO ST Engineering NA

Gunjan Goel, former senior vice president of information technology at Cobham and a more than two-decade industry veteran, has been named chief information officer of ST Engineering North America.

“Throughout his career, Gunjan led business and technology transformations,“ Tom Vecchiolla, chairman and CEO of ST Engineering North America and a previous Wash100 Award recipient, told ExecutiveBiz.

“He successfully navigated complex security challenges, and translated customer requirements into valued solutions.”

At Cobham, Goel oversaw the British aerospace technology provider’s digital transformation agenda. His career has also included leadership positions at Plexlane, Amerivitals Telehealth, Computer Sciences Corp. and Honeywell.

The Six Sigma Black Belt holder participates in various industry events as a speaker or a presenter.

Goel earned a master’s degree in information systems from Arizona State University and an executive MBA from University of Notre Dame.

You may also be interested in...

Jill Singer GovCon Expert

GovCon Expert Jill Singer Receives Sixth Wash100 Award for Demonstrating Leadership with AT&T, FirstNet & Driving 5G Technology

Jill Singer, vice president of Defense and National Security for AT&T’s public sector business and First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet) program, has received a 2021 Wash100 Award for driving the advancement of 5G capabilities in the federal and commercial sectors as well as leading FirstNet’s expansion across the U.S. military services. 

MetTel

MetTel to Help NARA Adopt SD-WAN Architecture; Robert Dapkiewicz Quoted

MetTel has received a potential $65 million task order to transform the National Archives and Records Administration's networking infrastructure to a software-defined wide area network. The company said Thursday it will help the agency implement and manage SD-WAN architecture that uses embedded encryption technology designed to secure communications as part of the task order awarded under the General Services Administration's Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions contract vehicle.

5G technology

Booz Allen-Taqtile Team to Deploy Augmented Reality Tech at Military 5G Test Site

Booz Allen Hamilton and augmented reality company Taqtile have partnered to demonstrate how 5G-powered AR technology can support military base operations as part of a $600 million Department of Defense experimentation and testing program. Taqtile said Wednesday it will provide the Manifest platform to Joint Base Lewis-McChord in Washington state for a demonstration of the technology as potential digital storage for maintenance and repair data at the installation.