Northrop Grumman CEO Wes Bush to step down


Northrop Grumman chairman and CEO Wes Bush announced on Thursday he will step down as CEO effective Jan. 1, but will remain chairman through July 2019.

Kathy Warden, who currently acts as company president and COO of the global security company, has been selected by the board to fill the role vacated by Bush in January. The board has also elected Warden to serve as a member of the board, effective immediately.

Bush joined Northrop Grumman when the defense company acquired TRW, where he served as 2001 as president and CEO of the UK-based global aeronautical systems. Bush filled many senior leadership roles at Northrop Grumman, including CEO since January 2010, and chairman since July 2011.

Warden joined Northrop Grumman in 2008, working her way up in the company from vice president and general manager of the company’s cybersecurity business to president of the Mission Systems sector, and, finally as president and COO.

Source link

Products You May Like

Articles You May Like

Stocks have rallied after every midterm election since World War II
How to open a Roth IRA
Conquer your personal finance fears by forming a few easy habits
Why women will fall short in retirement, even if they wait until 67
Sheila Bair on college admissions scandal and a student debt solution

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *