Rob has 25 years of experience working in the defense sector including Engineering, Operations and Security positions. Rob’s most recent role, prior to joining Monoc Securities LLC, was Director of Security Operations for Cobham Advanced Electronic Solutions (CAES). Rob started his career with Aeroflex Laboratories as an Associate Engineer supporting the design, testing, manufacturing and continuous improvement of fast switching, low noise, RF products. After 20+ years of working in an Engineering and Operations positions, Rob was appointed the Corporate Facility Security Officer for Aeroflex Plainview Inc. where he led the Security program providing personnel and information security, as well as security education and training for over 3,000 employees at 13 cleared locations supporting a $700 million enterprise.
In 2014, Rob joined CAES where he became the Director of Security Operations and led the east coast operations of the corporate Security organization supporting 13 facilities and approximately 4,000 employees within a $2.6B Special Security Agreement (SSA) company. From February 2017 to September 2020, Rob served as the principal advisor to CAES Government Security Committee and Chief Security Officer, leading the Company’s industrial, international and information technology security missions. In this capacity, he executed the corporate security strategy, oversaw operations to effectively manage risk, and safeguard CAES’s personnel, infrastructure and information.