Multinational engineering firm AECOM has named LaMont Wells executive vice president of business development for the company’s management services group.
“LaMont’s understanding of the federal market will be invaluable as he leads our business development for management services,” AECOM President of Management Services John Vollmer said. “This is a market that is vital to AECOM’s growth strategy and attracting LaMont continues our commitment to sustained growth. LaMont has proven government and private sector success, and I am very pleased he has accepted the challenge to lead our growth initiatives across our federal, commercial and other national government markets.”
Wells brings more than 30 years of experience in both the public and private sectors to the position, having most recently served as Technology Management Associates’ president and chairman of the board of directors. He is a retired U.S. Army senior officer and has worked at the Pentagon’s Headquarters Department of the Army General Staff, Secretary of the Army and Office of the Inspector General, and the Office of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. Wells has also worked at Agile Defense Inc., Webster Data Communication Inc., Siemens Government Services and American Systems Corporation.
Wells is a graduate of the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College, U.S. Naval War College, Industrial College of the Armed Forces (now the Dwight D. Eisenhower School for National Security and Resource Strategy) and National Defense University Information Resource Management College. He is also the recipient of numerous military service medals.