For nineteen years prior to Index AR Solutions, Dan held a series of executive positions in the shipbuilding industry. He has served as Corporate Vice President of both Business Development and Strategy at Huntington Ingalls Industries as well as Sector Vice President of Strategy at both Northrop Grumman Shipbuilding and Northrop Grumman Newport News. During this period Dan held staff responsibility for both strategic and growth initiatives. Additionally, Dan served on the Board of Directors for Continental Maritime of San Diego, AREVA Newport News and Savannah River Nuclear Solutions.
Prior to shipbuilding, for five years Dan was Vice President of Strategy and Vice President of Mergers and Acquisitions for Shawmut, a large New England regional bank. He was also a consultant for Marakon Associates, which is a firm focused on creating shareholder value for its clients.
Dan is a veteran of the U.S. Army and served for twelve years attaining the rank of Major. During this time, he led five platoon-size units and commanded a light infantry company. He also taught economics, finance and investments at West Point.
Dan is a 1978 graduate of the U.S. Military Academy where he was on the Dean’s List, Commandant’s List and Superintendent’s List. He is a 1986 graduate of the Harvard Business School where he graduated with Highest Distinction and was elected a Baker Scholar.