LEONARDO DRS APPOINTS RUSS MARSH AS VICE PRESIDENT AND GENERAL MANAGER OF ITS NAVAL POWER SYSTEMS BUSINESS UNIT

ARLINGTON, VA, December 7, 2018  ̶  Leonardo DRS, Inc. Chief Executive Officer William J. Lynn III announced the appointment today of Russell E. Marsh as Vice President and General Manager of the company’s Naval Power Systems business unit. 

Russ MarshMr. Marsh joined Leonardo DRS in 2015, holding the previous roles of Vice President and General Manager for DRS Marlo Coil, and Vice President/Line of Business and Site Lead of Naval Power Systems in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Prior to joining Leonardo DRS, Mr. Marsh held various leadership positions in both the defense and commercial industries. In the defense segment, he has worked at General Dynamics Bath Iron Works, Northrop Grumman and General Atomics. His commercial assignments include General Electric, Nokia, and Fidelity Investments.

A 1993 graduate of the United States Naval Academy, Mr. Marsh holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Systems Engineering and served 12 years in the Navy, primarily as a Nuclear Submarine Officer.

As leader of the Naval Power Systems business unit, Marsh is based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and also oversees facilities in, Danbury, Connecticut; Fitchburg, Massachusetts, and St. Louis, Missouri. The business is a provider of industrial and naval power and control technology systems, oil and gas products, and naval and commercial heating and cooling solutions.


About Leonardo DRS

Leonardo DRS is a prime contractor, leading technology innovator and supplier of integrated products, services and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and defense contractors worldwide. The company specializes in a wide range of electro-optical/infrared systems, naval and maritime systems, ground combat mission command and network computing, global satellite communications and network infrastructure, avionics systems, and intelligence and security solutions. Headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, Leonardo DRS is a wholly owned subsidiary of Leonardo S.p.A. See the full range of capabilities at www.leonardodrs.com and on Twitter @LeonardoDRSnews.

 

For additional information please contact:

Michael Mount
Senior Director, Public Affairs
571-447-4624
mmount@drs.com