L3 appoints Andrew Ivers president of its Communication Systems business

L3 Technologies of New York, NY announced on November 29 that Andrew Ivers has been appointed as corporate senior vice president and president of its Communication Systems business segment, effective January 1, 2018. Ivers will succeed John Mega, who will become corporate senior vice president – special projects. Both Ivers and Mega will report to Christopher Kubasik.

“Andy is a seasoned executive who has successfully led several businesses within the Communication Systems segment,” said Kubasik, L3’s president and chief operating officer. “Over his 16 years with L3, he has implemented operational initiatives while maintaining a strong focus on the customer and program performance. Under his leadership, this segment will continue to deliver mission-critical communications capabilities to our customers around the world.”

A veteran of the aerospace, defense and telecommunications industries, Ivers is currently the president of L3’s Broadband Communications sector and its Communication Systems-West division. Since 2009, he has served as president of multiple sectors and divisions within L3’s Communication Systems segment, including COMSEC and Specialty RF Products, and Space Products. Prior to joining L3, Ivers held management and engineering positions at the Harris orporation and Raytheon.

Ivers holds an MBA from the Simon School of Business at the University of Rochester and Bachelor of Science degrees in both electrical engineering and mathematics from the University of California, Irvine.

Source: L3