Tag Archives: Linda Hudson

Linda Hudson: Defense Industry Needs More Citizens in STEM Fields

Outgoing BAE Systems Inc. President and CEO Linda Hudson spoke to technology leaders Thursday about the changes she believes would address concerns on how to develop U.S. student and professional talent in science, technology, engineering and mathematics, FedScoop reported Thursday. Dan Verton writes Hudson appeared at an Northern Virginia Technology …

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Linda Hudson, Three Lockheed Execs Included on Fortune’s 50 Most Powerful Women in Business List

Linda Hudson, U.S. president and chief executive officer at BAE Systems, ranks 38 on Fortune magazine’s annual list of the “50 Most Powerful Women in Business”. The magazine highlighted Hudson’s leadership when BAE faced uncertainties in 2011, “as troops withdrew from Iraq and customers awaited news of military budgets.”Fortune also noted …

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BAE US CEO Linda Hudson Joins Bank of America Board

Linda Hudson, president and CEO of BAE Systems‘ U.S. subsidiary, has been appointed to the board of directors at Bank of America. Bank of America said the move is effective immediately as several of the company’s directors are reaching retirement age and others’ terms are set to expire next spring. …

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BAE Systems Announces New Service Center in Charlotte, N.C.

BAE Systems, Inc. is building a new human resources and financial service center in Charlotte, N.C., that should be operational by the second half of 2011. President and CEO of BAE Systems Linda Hudson said Charlotte was chosen after an extensive nationwide search for a location with suitable facilities, skilled …

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Thursday Transactions

This week, BAE Systems completed its planned acquisition of OASYS Technology. Northrop Grumman issued a statement indicating the firm is taking concrete steps to separate from its famed shipbuilding business. BAE Systems’ Linda Hudson also revealed the company is looking at acquisitions to expand in the areas of intelligence and …

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The GovCon Ripple Effect

In the government-contracting community, one executive move can have a chain-reaction effect. While every year sees executive moves throughout the govcon community, this past year has demonstrated just how each move influences other executives. Back in June last year, Bob Coleman stepped down as the president and chief operating officer …

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Larry Prior Moves to BAE

BAE Systems has announced that Larry Prior will be joining the firm as executive vice president, following his resignation late yesterday from ManTech International. In his new role, Prior will report to president and CEO Linda Hudson. “Larry’s fresh perspective, proven track record, and diverse experience will enable BAE Systems …

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Major Changes Coming to BAE Systems

A leadership restructuring and an office closing are among the changes coming to the stateside-arm of BAE in the near future. According to Defense News, CEO Linda Hudson sent out a memo detailing a number of reorganization tactics aimed at “better delivering our strategy in an increasingly cost-conscious marketplace.” The …

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