Steven will act in the role following the departure of CEO Jim McDowell as he takes on his appointment of Deputy Secretary Naval Shipbuilding and Sustainment at the Department of Defence.
Steven is currently Nova’s Chief Operating Officer, having joined the business in 2009 and has a career in Defence and Defence industry spanning over 25 years. He has led Nova’s Defence business for over 10 years and has held several roles at Nova including Chief of Strategy and Marketing. Steven is also the Chair of the AmCham Defence and National Security Committee.
Chair of the Nova Systems Board Ken Williams said: “We welcome Steven into the role to continue to drive Nova’s strategy and business forward.
“We thank Jim for his leadership and contribution to Nova’s continued success over the years. He has set Nova on a path of continued growth, and we wish him well in his new role.”
Recruitment for a new CEO is underway.