Glenn Kurowski is the Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer (CTO) for CACI International Inc, a global provider of expertise and technology serving enterprise and mission defense, intelligence, and federal civilian government customers. In this role, Mr. Kurowski is responsible for advancing critical technologies, driving technology investments, and recruiting and developing the company’s technical workforce to accelerate growth and innovatively address its mission and enterprise customers’ most challenging needs.
A veteran of the government contracting industry and a proven innovator and strategist, Mr. Kurowski joined CACI in 2014 and has been instrumental in shaping the company’s transition to a technology-powered national security leader. Additionally, Mr. Kurowski has worked across CACI to leverage its scientists, innovators, and technical talent to create innovative solutions and generate new intellectual property and product offerings. He was instrumental in CACI’s pivot to being market aligned; professionalized the solution architect profession; and guided numerous technical investments and academic partnerships.
Prior to joining CACI, Mr. Kurowski had been with Lockheed Martin for 29 years, progressing in engineering and leadership roles in support of defense and intelligence customers. He advanced to the position of vice president, leading the Health and Life Sciences business where he championed investments and innovations in genomics and rapid DNA sequencing. He was a recipient of Lockheed Martin’s highest honor for technical excellence.
His career started in acoustic signal processing and semiconductor design, followed by secure communications to replace antiquated Department of Defense/intel systems. He led Lockheed Martin into software-defined radios, including the capture and program management of the Airborne, Maritime, and Fixed Station Joint Tactical Radio System. Subsequently, Mr. Kurowski led a product development effort leveraging cellular and smart phones for tactical theater. In the last decade, Mr. Kurowski has pivoted to combining the application of analytics, artificial intelligence, and cloud-based technologies to CACI’s markets, including C4ISR and electronic warfare, as well as applying Agile and DevSecOps to revolutionizing software development.
Long a proponent of the next generation of talent, Mr. Kurowski is the technical champion of CACI’s enterprise intern program, the sponsor of CACI’s academic relationships, a board member of Virginia Tech’s HUME Center for National Security and Technology, and a proponent of reverse mentoring initiatives to accelerate adoption of digital native thinking and innovation.
Mr. Kurowski holds a bachelor of science degree in electrical engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology. He’s also a certified program manager and certified architect.