MCLEAN, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Delta Tucker Holdings, Inc., the parent of DynCorp International, Inc. (“DI”, and together with the Holdings, the “Company”), announced today that S. Gordon Walsh has been named the new chief executive officer (CEO), effective July 21, 2014.
Gordon Walsh joins the Company with more than two decades of deep expertise in aerospace and defense services and a proven track record of exceptional leadership and performance. “Gordon will build on DI’s strong industry position while continuing our legacy of operational excellence,” said Chan Galbato, lead director of Delta Tucker Holdings, Inc. “His experience in logistics solutions, new business development and strategic realignment will enhance DI’s domestic competitiveness while supporting aggressive entry into new markets.”
“As domestic defense spending faces new pressures, international spending and new domestic business lines will provide a robust environment for growth,” said Mr. Galbato. “Gordon is the smart choice to take advantage of the market’s new opportunities.”
Walsh replaces Steven F. Gaffney, who served as CEO from August 2010 – July 2014.
“We are grateful to Steve Gaffney for his leadership over the last four years,” said Mr. Galbato.
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