VP & GM, Cubic Digital Intelligence
Cubic Mission and Performance Solutions
Bradford Powell is vice president and general manager of the command and control, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (C2ISR) solutions business for the Cubic Mission Solutions business division. He is responsible for the successful execution of the C2ISR business portfolio of programs and leading the development and execution of the C2ISR business growth strategy.
Prior to joining Cubic, Bradford held a number of senior director positions at Northrop Grumman where he was most recently responsible for a portfolio of programs, to include the Global Combat Support System – Army and the U.S. Postal Service Biohazard Detection System programs. He lived in Saudi Arabia for three years, leading a joint venture where he directed Northrop Grumman’s business execution and growth strategy for delivering critical infrastructure protection solutions to key middle eastern customers. He was also responsible for the successful pursuit and capture of multiple C4ISR franchise programs related to tactical airborne networking and senior leader communications.
As an acquisition officer in the U.S. Air Force, Bradford served as the program manager for a portfolio of tactical data link integration programs. During his service at Hanscom AFB, MA he initiated the Battlefield Airborne Communications Node (BACN) program and led the initial fielding of Link 16 on the F-15C/D/E fleet.
Bradford holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Finance from the University of Iowa, and a Master of Business Administration, with honors, from the University of Chicago.