Booz Allen Commercial delivers advanced cyber defenses to the Fortune 500 and Global 2000. We are technical practitioners and cyber-focused management consultants with unparalleled experience – we know how cyber-attacks happen and how to defend against them.
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In facing challenges of modernization, our Middle East and North Africa clients have complex requirements that benefit from our proven experience in guiding major programs and projects for governments and private-sector organizations. The services we offer in UAE, Qatar, Egypt, Turkey, Kuwait, Morocco, Jordan, and other regional countries build on our consulting legacy.
Our clients call upon us to work on their hardest problems—delivering effective health care, protecting warfighters and their families, keeping our national infrastructure secure, bringing into focus the traditional boundaries between consumer products and manufacturing as those boundaries blur.
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Our 22,600 engineers, scientists, software developers, technologists, and consultants live to solve problems that matter. We’re proud of the diversity throughout our organization, from our most junior ranks to our board of directors and leadership team.
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Eric Rickard leads Booz Allen’s Army cybersecurity business agenda and solutions portfolio, ensuring the Army’s IT, communications, and weapon systems are protected from disruption by near-peer adversaries. Eric’s team enables data-driven investments that assure mission security effectiveness, mission resiliency, and affordability—fundamentally changing the way the Army procures cybersecurity solutions and services.
Over the past 3 years, Eric has established Booz Allen’s
With more than 20 years of Department of Defense (DoD) and intelligence community leadership experience, Eric is a recognized expert in process improvement, software and systems development, machine learning, artificial intelligence-based systems, and extreme big data analysis.
Eric’s extensive technology background is the product of collaboration with world-class engineers and scientists at the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity, National Science Foundation, DoD research centers, numerous research institutes, and national labs across the U.S. He maintains an equally extensive network of researchers and high-tech innovators to supplement his Booz Allen team. Many of Eric’s prior research teams have gone on to found publicly-known or traded companies, such as Nuance Communications, Intuitive Surgical, and Siri.
Eric holds a B.S. in physics from Syracuse University.