Reston firm names chief security officer
James Mehta joins Caliburn International
Reston-based professional services company Caliburn International LLC announced Thursday it has hired James Mehta as its chief security officer.
With more than 27 years of experience as a commissioned officer and special agent, Mehta most recently served as the director of strategic programs and requirements for the Air Force Office of Special Investigations. In his new role, he will focus on Caliburn’s global security strategies and programs.
Mehta earned his bachelor’s degree in engineering mechanics from the U.S. Air Force Academy, a master’s degree in national security strategy from the National War College and another master’s degree in national security affairs and Middle East regional affairs from the Naval Postgraduate School. He served in multiple leadership roles during his time with the U.S. Air Force, reaching the rank of colonel.
Caliburn provides professional services (consulting, engineering, medical and environmental) to federal government agencies and commercial clients. The company employs approximately 7,000 people across five continents.