WRSystems names president and chief operating officer
- March 12, 2012
Dave Edwards has been named president and chief operating officer of WRSystems Ltd.
Edwards joined the Virginia-based company in 1996. He replaces founder Raymond Yu, who retired in November.
Edwards was the chief architect of the company’s Engineering Services Division, which now employs more than 200 people in Norfolk.
WRSystems has become a major supplier to the federal government and supports the U.S. Navy and other departments with high-tech marine electronics, communications, sensor technologies, program management and field-based support, on a 24-hour basis.
Edwards recently led the company’s diversification strategy into the commercial maritime market.