Global Executive Solutions

Meet Some of Our Experts

Directors

Joseph G. Rizk
Managing Partner
  • 25+ years Consulting Experience in Cost & Schedule Improvement, Supply Chain Management and Operational Excellence.
  • Assisted clients in multiple industries with special focus on Defense Manufacturing.
  • Applies “‘hands-on” training and implementation approach from inception to delivery. 
 
Arthur Serpa
Director/Partner
  • Extensive experience in manufacturing & shipbuilding.
  • Mastery knowledge of shipyard production processes, including Modular Construction, Maintenance.
  • Retired VP Operations of General Dynamics NASSCO.
Maura Dunn
Director
  • Broad years of coverage in DOD industry.
  • Retired as Vice President of Human Resources & Administration roles.
  • Managed facilities, operations, construction and process improvements for manufacturers in DOD and oil & gas.
Steve Moseley
Director
  • Extensive experience with Western Electric, AT&T and Lucent Technologies.
  • Areas of focus being Program Management, Business Development, and Supply Chain Management.

Senior Advisiors

Rick Phillips
Senior Advisor
  • Director of Steel for Electric Boat Quonset Point with extensive years of experience and responsible for steel operations and delivery construction.
  • A graduate of Electric Boat’s Business Leader Group.
Paul Albert
Senior Advisor
  • Retired President & CEO of VT Halter Marine.
  • Extensive experience in commercial & U.S. Navy ship design/construction.
  • Managed new construction shipyards, ship repair facilities and corporate offices.
Rob Hogan
Senior Advisor
  • Retired VP of Manufacturing for Newport News Shipbuilding.
  • Master Shipbuilder, having achieved comprehensive years of continuous service.
  • Won the NNS President’s Model of Excellence Award in 1998 for his initiatives in Manufacturing.
John Churchman
Senior Advisor
  • Extensive experience in Operations and Program Management spans over three decades.
  • He has led many notable accomplishments and successful projects which includes developing winning DOD/NAVSEA proposals.

Subject Matter Experts

Geno Martinelli
Subject Matter Expert
  • Retired Sr. Manager of Facilities & Maintenance with extensive experience in shipbuilding repair and new construction.
  • Emphasis in facility and process design for cost/cycle time reduction. Stream-lining manual processes and the introduction of state-of-the-art automation technology.
Charlie Whitford
Subject Matter Expert
  • Manager for Electric Boat with vast experience in strategic Sourcing, Facilities Development, Manufacturing, and Logistics.
  • Graduate of Business Leader Program and a recipient of the Distinguished Shipbuilder Award.