“We are delighted to form an advisory board of three members who will each help guide HDT into its next phase of growth,” said Vince Buffa, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Nexus Capital Management, LP, the private equity firm that acquired HDT Global in June 2021. “We have worked actively and thoughtfully to identify candidates with extensive experience in the military, manufacturing, supply chain and logistics sectors, and the three members fit the bill perfectly.”
The members of the Advisory Council, the Major General Peter J. Talleri (retired), vice-admiral Alan S. thompson (retired) and lieutenant general Stephen M. Twitty (retired), began their term in November 2021.
Major-General Talleri joins HDT with over 30 years of experience leading information technology, logistics and supply chain organizations ranging from 50 to 11,000 people. He retired from United States Marine Corps in 2013, after serving as Commanding General, Marine Corps Installations Pacific; Commander DLA – Distribution, as well as other logistics commands. Major-General Talleri is currently the chairman of Peter J. Talleri & Associates, LLC with clients that include AT&T, CACI, Tyto Anthene, Raytheon, BlackBerry, DynCorp and Oracle. He currently holds positions on the Board of Directors of DiviUp, LLC, Airborne Motorworks, LLC, the Clarion University Foundation, Inc. and Stellar Solutions, Inc.
Vice Admiral Thompson is a former Director (CEO) of the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) where he led a team of 27,000 people, $ 46 billion global supply chain and logistics company supporting the United States armed forces, certain other United States federal agencies, and several Allied armies. Previously, he was Commanding Officer of Naval Supply Systems Command (NAVSUP), the Marine 25,000 people 10 billion dollars global acquisition, supply chain and retail business. After his Marine Vice-Admiral Thompson has held senior defense market-oriented positions with Honeywell International and KBR in his career. Currently, he is the CEO of HomeSafe Alliance – the exclusive relocation manager for the armed forces and civilians of DOD – a company that performs over 320,000 relocations worldwide each year by inserting cutting edge technology to revolutionize the industry. of the move. Vice-Admiral Thompson has served on the boards of the National Defense Industrial Association and the Professional Services Council. He graduated from UCLA, obtained an MBA at University of Florida, and finished on Columbia university Graduate School of Business Senior Management Program.
Lieutenant-General Twitty brings to HDT Global extensive strategic, operational and international experience as well as executive-level leadership and management skills. He retired from the United States Army in 2020, where he served as Deputy Commander of the United States European Command; Commanding General, 1st United States Army; Commanding General, 1st Armored Division and Fort Bliss; Deputy Chief of Staff, Operations, Plans, Training and Readiness, United States Forces Command; Deputy Chief of Staff, Strategic Communications, ISAF; and Deputy Commander General, Chief of Staff and other roles of increasing responsibility. Lieutenant General Twitty’s leadership experience includes National Security Strategy, Strategic Communications, Military Operations, NATO and Homeland Security. He has served as an advisor and consultant for Valiant Integrated Services, Ernst & Young Global Limited and Deep Water Point. He holds a Master of Science degree focusing on National Security Policy Studies from National Defense University.
About HDT: Based at Solon, Ohio, USA, HDT Global is widely recognized for its advanced production of fully integrated cutting edge expeditionary solutions, including shelters, generators, heaters, air filtration devices, robotics, vehicles of specialized transportation and other engineering technologies, currently in use by U.S. and Allied military units around the world, as well as by civilian government and commercial customers. Proven solutions for extreme environments. We are there with you. For more information, visit www.hdtglobal.com.
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