William Lynn (US Defense Department)
James Stavridis / The Fletcher School, Tufts University
WASHINGTON — Former US Deputy Defense Secretary William Lynn and retired Adm. James Stavridis will lead a Center for a New American Security (CNAS) task force on strategy, technology and the global defense industry, the Washington-based think tank announced Wednesday.
Lynn, now the CEO of DRS Technologies, and Stavridis, now dean of The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University, will oversee a steering committee that includes: Robert Work, CNAS CEO; Ben FitzGerald, CNAS senior fellow and director of the technology and national security; Denis Bovin, co-chairman and co-CEO of Stone Key Group; Geoff Hoon, managing director international business of AgustaWestland; ACM Angus Houston, AC AFC (Ret.), former chief of the Australian Defence Force; Linda Hudson, president and CEO of BAE Systems; Brett Lambert, former deputy assistant secretary of defense for manufacturing and industrial base policy; former Sen. Joseph Lieberman; Ellen Lord, president and CEO of Textron Systems; James Murdoch, deputy chief operating officer and the chairman and CEO, international, of 21st Century Fox; and Sean O’Keefe, chairman and CEO of Airbus Group