Lockheed Martin has appointed William Blair as vice-president and chief executive for its India operations.
In this role, Blair will lead the growth and development of the company’s business in India and serve as the executive representative for all the programmes, products and services in the country. He will report to Timothy Cahill, senior vice-president for Lockheed Martin International, and assumes the role from outgoing chief executive and director for India, Philip Shaw.
Immediately prior to assuming this post, Blair was vice-president, strategic solutions and Middle East executive with Lockheed Martin’s space systems where he led and developed strategic solutions and expanded business opportunities in countries within the Gulf Cooperation Council, and Israel.
In a career spanning 30 years, he has held roles of increasing responsibility, with global assignments including in India where was based on several prior occasions. Read More