January 2, 2012 – Morgan Samuels, an L.A.-based human capital consulting firm, has placed Peder Junck as vice president and chief technologist for BAE Systems’ intelligence and security sector. “Peder is a tremendous addition to BAE’s executive team,” said Martin Hewett, who led the search for Morgan Samuels, as the firm’s practice leader for aerospace and defense. “He brings with him a successful track record in technology startups and will be responsible for driving the innovation strategy for this $2 billion sector.” Mr. Junck’s prior role was as the SVP and CTO for the Cyber Security Business Unit at SAIC as well as the CTO of SAIC’s wholly owned subsidiary, CloudShield Technologies, Inc. which he founded in 2000. BAE Systems, based in London, is a multinational defense, security and aerospace company with operations worldwide. Morgan Samuels is a global human capital consulting firm with a focus on retained executive search.
January 2, 2012 – Morgan Samuels Company, an L.A.-based executive recruiter, has placed Robert P. Frisbie as the new vice president and general manager, defense within the information technology and Cyber Security business at BAE Systems. Mr. Frisbie was previously SVP at Mantech Corporation. BAE Systems is a global company engaged in the development, delivery and support of advanced defence, security and aerospace systems.