SAIC Names Robert Logan Chief Information Officer Logan Also To Serve as CIO for planned National Security, Health and Engineering Solutions Company, Leidos, Following the Planned Separation
MCLEAN, Va., April 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) (NYSE: SAI) today announced that Robert Logan will serve as Chief Information Officer (CIO), effective April 1. Logan will also serve as CIO for planned National Security, Health and Engineering Solutions company, Leidos, following the planned separation into two independent, publicly traded companies, as announced Aug. 30, 2012.
Logan joined SAIC in 2004 and has served as Director of Engineering for SAIC's Information Technology (IT) Services, where he is responsible for building a new SAIC cloud infrastructure that will allow for faster, more scalable and on-demand IT services for employees. He also leads the overall transition and migration of enterprise IT functions in support of the planned separation. Logan was the recipient of Computerworld's Premier 100 IT Leaders Award for 2007 in recognition for his infrastructure upgrade efforts. Prior to SAIC, Logan was a career Marine Corps officer with extensive experience in operational communications, systems engineering and program management. Logan will replace Charles Beard, who will remain the general manager of the company's cybersecurity business unit.
Logan holds a Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering from Washington State University, and a Master of Science degree in electrical engineering and the post-master degree, Electrical Engineer, from the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, California.
"Robert has made important contributions to the improvement of our IT functions and infrastructure and is a proven leader of his team," said SAIC COO Stu Shea, also the future President and COO of Leidos. "He brings an extensive wealth of knowledge and experience that will be an incredible asset to the IT function for our company."
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