RESTON, Va., Could 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), a FORTUNE 500® science and expertise chief, right now introduced the appointment of Christopher Cage as Chief Monetary Officer, efficient July 5, 2021. Cage, who presently serves as Leidos’ SVP, Chief Accounting Officer, will succeed James Reagan, who introduced his deliberate retirement from the Firm. Reagan will proceed as CFO till July 5, 2021, serving in an advisory capability by the top of the yr.
Cage joined the corporate in 1999 and has held finance roles of accelerating accountability, together with as SVP, CFO of the earlier Well being & Engineering division and as SVP, Operations Finance. He has in depth data of Leidos’ monetary group and every of our enterprise segments and expertise supporting its enterprise operations, mergers & acquisitions, accounting, treasury and investor relations capabilities. Cage additionally beforehand served as Director Monetary Planning & Evaluation. He has a bachelor’s diploma in accounting and an MBA from San Diego State College and is an authorized public accountant (inactive) within the state of California. He’s additionally a graduate of the Harvard Enterprise College Superior Administration Program.
“I’m excited to advance our constructive trajectory working extra intently with Chris as our new CFO,” mentioned Leidos Chairman and CEO Roger Krone. “As demonstrated by right now’s sturdy, first quarter monetary outcomes and development momentum, we’re effectively positioned to ship on our enterprise commitments and imagine Chris brings the precise expertise to assist drive Leidos ahead on our present path of worth creation. His monetary expertise and deep understanding of our enterprise will align him and the Firm for continued success.”
“I’m honored to be appointed as CFO at this necessary time for Leidos,” mentioned Cage. “Jim has been a terrific mentor to me, and his experience and management have been invaluable throughout my time on the Firm. I sit up for working with Roger, the senior management workforce, and our deep and proficient finance workforce as we proceed to execute on our strategic and monetary priorities targeted on value-added development and our commitments to all stakeholders.”
Krone continued, “On behalf of your complete board of administrators and administration workforce, I wish to thank Jim for his excellent service to Leidos, and his management over the previous six years. Throughout his tenure, Jim helped speed up Leidos’ course of development, strengthened our capital construction and led us by a interval of serious whole shareholder return at Leidos. We’re grateful that he’ll proceed on as an advisor by the top of the yr, and want him all the perfect in his retirement.”
“It’s a pleasure to work alongside the proficient workforce at Leidos and I’m happy with the numerous accomplishments we have now achieved collectively,” mentioned Reagan. “With the Firm’s sturdy monetary place and distinctive workforce throughout the group, I imagine now’s the precise time to retire to spend extra time with my household. I’ve labored intently with Chris since becoming a member of Leidos, and imagine he’s well-equipped to take this function. Leidos is well-positioned for the longer term, and I sit up for persevering with to comply with the workforce’s successes in my retirement.”
Carly Kimball, Assistant Company Controller, has been appointed to succeed Cage as SVP and Chief Accounting Officer. Carly brings over 20 years of expertise main giant groups and has in depth proficiency in accounting, auditing, monetary reporting, acquisitions and integrations, in addition to enterprise operations. Previous to becoming a member of Leidos, she served as chief monetary officer of CACI Merchandise Firm Inc. and senior supervisor in Ernst & Younger’s Aerospace and Protection audit apply.
Leidos is a Fortune 500® info expertise, engineering, and science options and providers chief working to resolve the world’s hardest challenges within the protection, intelligence, civil, and well being markets. The corporate’s 39,000 workers assist very important missions for presidency and industrial clients. Headquartered in Reston, Va., Leidos reported annual revenues of roughly $12.30 billion for the fiscal yr ended January 1, 2021. For extra info, go to www.Leidos.com.
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