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Wes Bush

Wes Bush

CEO of Northrop Grumman

Northrop Grumman specializes in innovative systems, products and solutions in autonomous systems; cyber; command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance, or C4ISR; strike; and logistics and modernization to government and commercial customers.

Bush was named chief executive officer and president in January 2010. Additionally, he serves on the board of directors for Norfolk Southern Corporation, Aerospace Industries Association, Business-Higher Education Forum, Conservation International and the U.S. Naval Academy Foundation.

Previously, Bush served Northrop Grumman as corporate vice president, chief financial officer and president of the space technology sector. Before that he was the president and chief executive officer for TRW Inc, where he started as a systems engineer.

Bush has bachelor's and master's degrees in electrical engineering from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and completed the executive Management Program at the University of California, Los Angeles.

Wes Bush
Landon Lecture
September 6, 2016