Torch.AI, a provider of artificial intelligence-powered ultra-high speed data processing, has hired veteran national security technologist Adam Lurie as chief strategy office.
“I am building a dream team, and Adam is joining a truly special group of people,” said Torch.AI Chairman and CEO Brian Weaver.
In his role, Lurie will accelerate the expansion and reach of Torch.AI’s capabilities across customer segments, as well as oversee corporate development activity.
“I’m proud to join an organization known for being a trailblazer in AI and large-scale data enablement,” Lurie said. “Torch.AI holds a reputation for putting their clients first, while simultaneously advancing the use of AI to improve mission performance. I’m thrilled to help elevate this reputation and further the organization’s mission by leveraging my acquisition and leadership experience in my new role as CSO.”
Lurie brings 20 years of experience in the IT and services arena, including high-level positions at Social Intelligence, Haystax Technology, General Dynamics Information Technology and Convergent Solutions, Inc.
He served most recently as president of Exiger’s Federal Solutions division, and led Convergent Solutions through its acquisition by Exiger in 2019.
“Adam has a proven track record of taking care of people and building businesses by deploying innovative solutions focused on customer outcomes,” Weaver said. “His addition to the executive leadership team brings a unique cocktail of subject matter expertise, technology, and federal marketplace knowledge. I am confident his strong acumen will significantly benefit our clients and our people.”