SAIC names COO
Science Applications International Corp. (SAIC) has appointed Nazzic S. Keene chief operating officer.
The move expands Keene’s roles to include both COO and president of the Global Markets & Missions Sector. The change is effective immediately.
As sector president, Keene’s responsibilities have included customer relationship management, growing the company’s strategic business pipeline, driving growth, and overseeing program execution across the company.
As COO, her expanded portfolio will include the Services & Solutions Sector and the functional responsibilities of communications, contracts & pricing, information technology, and procurement.
Keene joined SAIC in August 2012 as senior vice president for corporate strategy and planning. She played a key role in the spinoff of SAIC from its former parent company in September 2013.
Before joining SAIC, she was the senior vice president and general manager for U.S. Enterprise Markets at CGI Group Inc. and led the company’s U.S. expansion. She is a graduate of the University of Arizona.