BWXT names chief digital officer, SVP
Omar Meguid's position effective on Jan. 1
Lynchburg-based Fortune 1000 federal contractor BWX Technologies Inc. has named Omar Meguid senior vice president and chief digital officer, the company announced Tuesday.
Meguid’s position was effective Jan. 1. He is responsible for BWXT’s digital platform supporting business operations in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom. The role is a new position within the company and Meguid joins its executive management team. He will report to BWXT President and CEO Rex Geveden.
Meguid previously worked at IT consulting firm All Digital and also served as vice president and chief information officer for Florida-based L3Harris Technologies from 2015 though early 2021, according to his LinkedIn profile.
“We are thrilled to recruit such a talented and well-regarded executive to our team,” Geveden said in a statement. “Given the need for tight digital coordination across our business units and functions, this is a critical role in our company. We are extremely fortunate that someone of Omar’s knowledge and insight will be able to deliver expert leadership across all of our legacy and emerging IT systems.”