Terry O'Connell to Lead Defense Projects Practice
The Honorable Terrence M. O'Connell joins Carmen Group as Managing Director, Defense Projects Practice.
will create and execute programs for Carmen Group clients with defense, security, intelligence and counter-terrorism issues, both domestically and internationally.
Terry joins Carmen Group from Davis O'Connell and brings several clients, including BAE Systems, the world's fourth largest defense contractor formed through the union of British Aerospace and Marconi Electronic Systems.
"I've been wanting to get Terry O'Connell
on board for years, and the current timing couldn't be more ideal.
As our business continues to grow more complex, more international-- more global in every sense of the Word--Terry's addition helps us make immediate, substantive contributions to a number of client issues and positions us well for continuing growth."
is a highly decorated, service-disabled Vietnam veteran.
He has been a member of the Veterans Administration Commission on Rehabilitation, Chairman of the Reserve Forces Policy Board located in the Office of the Secretary of Defense, a member of the West Point Board of Visitors and an advisor for presidential inaugurations.
He was president of Davis O'Connell, Inc, a service-disabled, veteran-owned small business (SDVOSB), where he focused on workforce and resource development solutions in the fields of security, intelligence, forensic intelligence and anti-terrorism.
Previously at Keefe Co. he
worked extensively on international relations and business development issues affecting organizations based in Asia, Europe and Latin America.