Mark is the International Business Development Vice President for the Electronic Systems Sector. In this position, he is responsible for running the ES International Business Development organization, and overseeing international business development activity across the sector.
Mark joined the company in June 2014. Prior to that, he spent seven years as a Business Development Vice President with the Telephonics Corporation, responsible for international and domestic business development for the Integrated Surveillance Systems, Electronic Warfare, ATM, Landing Guidance and IFF product areas. Before that he was in international business development for Lockheed Martin, and worked Aegis Combat System sales in Korea and Australia, as well as combat system and C4ISR programs in Turkey, Taiwan, and the UK, and Littoral Combat Ship programs in the Middle East.
Mark started his career as a U.S. Army Infantry Officer, and Middle East Foreign Area Officer. As a Foreign Area Officer, he has been assigned to multiple Intelligence, PolMil Staff Officer and Security Assistance positions throughout the Middle East and Europe. He has a BS in Engineering from the U.S. Military Academy, and later attended the Turkish Army War College and the University of Texas, where he majored in Middle Eastern Studies and was selected for the Phi Kappa Phi National Honor Society. He currently sits on the Board of Directors for the American – Turkish Council as well as the Rutgers University Cybersecurity Advisory Board.