CACI appoints Nicolas Farah to lead key defense and national security market areas
CACI International Inc of Arlington, VA announced on October 10 that it has appointed Executive Vice President Nicolas (Nick) Farah to lead CACI’s Mission Solutions and Services group responsible for the Command and Control, Communications, Logistics and Material Readiness, and Surveillance and Reconnaissance market areas serving the U.S. Army and Defense Department customers, the homeland security community, and federal civilian agencies. In this role, he will be reporting to CACI President of U.S. Operations DeEtte Gray.
CACI provides a wide range of C4ISR (command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance) and logistics solutions and services in support of defense and national security. Among these offerings are secure network and communications capabilities for enhanced information-sharing that advances mission success; comprehensive logistics capabilities that keep American troops equipped and mission-ready; and innovative solutions for situational awareness that give troops a tactical edge on the battlefield.
Farah is a highly credentialed industry leader with over 26 years of success in program management and business development. Prior to joining CACI in 2016, he served as corporate vice president of International Business Development and Strategy for L-3. Previous to that, Farah served as the sector president for multibillion-dollar L-3 divisions, where he was recognized for his leadership excellence and the financial performance of his teams, specializing in C4ISR technologies, aircraft systems engineering and modernization, and comprehensive lifecycle logistics support.
Commenting on his appointment, Farah said, “I am excited to lead CACI’s support for key market areas in defense and national security. I look forward to driving the continued growth of our capability to deliver high-value solutions and services for the government’s greatest challenges.”
According to President of U.S. Operation DeEtte Gray, “Nick Farah gives us a proven record of achievement in winning and executing large, complex programs in the defense industry. He excels in building effective teams, mentoring leaders, maximizing productivities, and sustaining strong customer relationships.”
John Mengucci, CACI’s chief operating officer, said, “Appointing Nick Farah to lead key CACI market areas in defense and national security is a great strategic move for our company. Nick has exceptional experience with our customers, and is a visionary leader who can anticipate the emerging trends and needs of today’s battleground to advance critical missions and take our company to new levels of growth and achievement.”