SAN DIEGO and McLEAN, Va., Jan. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Science Applications International Corporation (NYSE: SAI) announced today that John P. Hynes, Jr., and John Fratamico, Ph.D., have been appointed as business unit (BU) general managers.
Hynes will lead SAIC's Mission Integration Business Unit (MIBU). He has served as the BU's deputy general manager since joining SAIC in 2004.
The MIBU provides system engineering and integration, and operational support services to government agencies including the Office of the Director of National Intelligence and others in the intelligence community. Fratamico will lead SAIC's Technology and Advanced Systems Business Unit (TASBU), where he has served as deputy general manager since 2007. Fratamico joined SAIC in 1989 and also served as a BU general manager from 2005 to 2007.
Fratamico succeeds Jurgen Gobien, Ph.D., who has managed the TASBU and its predecessor organizations since 1993.
The TASBU conducts research and advanced development in sensor, data exploitation, communication, surveillance and targeting system technologies. The BU serves customers including Department of Defense laboratories and other agencies in the national security community.
Fratamico and Hynes will report to K. Stuart Shea , senior vice president and president of SAIC's Intelligence, Security and Technology Group.
"Our new BU general managers have demonstrated superb leadership at multiple levels. Their fundamental understanding of the intelligence, security and technology communities has helped cultivate customer intimacy that can only be earned," said Shea. "Because they are respected SAIC leaders, we anticipate a seamless management transition and continuity in the quality of services and solutions delivered to our customers."
SAIC is a leading provider of scientific, engineering, systems integration
and technical services and solutions to all branches of the U.S. military,
agencies of the Department of Defense, the intelligence community, the U.S.
Department of Homeland Security and other U.S. Government civil agencies, as
well as to customers in selected commercial markets. With approximately
44,000 employees in more than 150 cities worldwide, SAIC engineers and
scientists solve complex technical challenges requiring innovative solutions
for customers' mission-critical functions. SAIC had annual revenues of
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