Novetta announces key executive appointments

On February 18, McLean, VA-based Novetta announced two executive appointments that expand its Information Exploitation Division and unify its technology portfolio.

Kevin Heald has been promoted to Senior Vice President, Information Exploitation (IX) Division, running Enterprise Solutions and Emerging Technologies. He is responsible for driving divisional growth and achieving mission success for diverse customers across the Intelligence Community, Department of Defense, and Law Enforcement.

“Kevin’s dedication to customer missions is proven by the growth we’ve seen in IX,” said Tiffanny Gates, Novetta president and CEO. “He is at the forefront of integrating new technologies into solutions, has been instrumental in recent contract wins, and drove the expansion to open Novetta’s new offices in San Antonio, TX.”

Michael Thieme has been promoted to Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer (CTO). Michael will oversee Novetta product development, lead R&D, and foster Novetta’s innovative, mission-driven technical culture.

“Aligning Novetta’s significant technology investments under Michael’s leadership will further strengthen our Product portfolio and drive innovative solution development,” said Gates. “Michael’s passion for bringing new capabilities to customers is a perfect fit for our diverse missions.”

“We expect great things from this move,” said Tom Rabaut, Novetta board chairman. “Novetta’s growth will be further accelerated with a respected, accomplished technologist driving unique solutions for our customers. We were pleased to support Tiffanny’s decision to elevate Michael to CTO.”

Source: Novetta