Retired General Duncan J. McNabb joins A.T. Kearney's Public Sector and Defense Services Board

Jan 08, 2013, 14:00 ET from A.T. Kearney

Will Bring Experience Managing DoD Transportation and Logistics Worldwide to Leading Consulting Firm

ARLINGTON, Va., Jan. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Global management consulting firm A.T. Kearney announced today that Ret. General Duncan McNabb has joined its Public Sector and Defense Services (PSDS) Board, bringing his deep experience managing the Department of Defense's (DoD) transportation and logistics operations as the former head of the United States Transportation Command (USTRANSCOM).  Gen. McNabb has led USTRANSCOM's mission to provide air, land and sea transportation for the Department of Defense around the world.  He will bring his rich expertise to A.T. Kearney's consulting practice, to help transportation and logistics operations at all levels to meet their mission critical goals effectively and efficiently. 

A graduate of the U.S. Air Force Academy, Gen. McNabb has held command and staff positions at squadron, group, wing, and major command and Department of Defense levels. Prior to commanding USTRANSCOM, Gen McNabb served as the Director of Logistics on the Joint Staff, Commanded the Air Mobility Command, and was the Vice Chief of Staff of the Air Force.

"As the executive in charge of the DoD's air, land and sea transportation resources, I've seen first-hand the challenges that large, global organizations face as they seek to deploy their assets in the most cost effective and efficient manner to get the job done," said Gen. McNabb.  "I'm very pleased to bring this experience to A.T. Kearney, whose work with our nation's defense sector is unparalleled. Together, we look forward to helping defense-focused organizations make the most of their infrastructure and maintain the United States' status as having the best military force in the world."

A.T. Kearney PSDS, a wholly-owned subsidiary of A.T. Kearney, Inc., delivers management consulting services  with immediate impact and growing advantage to U.S. defense, national security, and other public sector clients. Gen. McNabb joins Honorable Tony Principi, former Secretary of Veteran's Affairs, and General (retired) Lloyd "Fig" Newton as outside representatives to the firm in this capacity.

"Gen. McNabb represents a considerable addition to the extensive experience and deep thought leadership of our Public Sector and Defense Services Board, and we are thrilled to have him join our team," said Bob Willen, President and Chairman of A.T. Kearney PSDS and an A.T. Kearney Partner.  "His 'hands on' approach to overcoming challenges and finding solutions will be particularly important as we help the defense sector navigate future acquisitions and complex redeployments in the face of looming budget issues.  His contributions will help A.T. Kearney continue to be the leading resource for transformational management consulting services that have a measurable impact on client organizations."

About A.T. Kearney

A.T. Kearney is a global management consulting firm that uses strategic insight, tailored solutions and a collaborative working style to help clients achieve sustainable results. Since 1926, we have been trusted advisors on CEO-agenda issues to the world's leading corporations across all major industries. A.T. Kearney's offices are located in major business centers in 39 countries.

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