Executive Vice President – International
Patrick (Pat) Dewar is Executive Vice President of Lockheed Martin International, Chairman of Lockheed Martin Global, Inc. and a corporate officer. Appointed to his current role in July 2013, he is responsible for Lockheed Martin Corporation’s global operations and for the development and execution of strategies aimed to grow the business and strengthen international customer relationships and industrial partnerships in 70 countries. LMInternational is headquartered in London and the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area, with offices in Ottawa, Riyadh, Abu Dhabi, Singapore and Canberra; and regional offices in Tel Aviv, New Delhi, Tokyo and Seoul.
With nearly three decades of international business experience, Mr. Dewar has served in roles of increasing responsibility at Lockheed Martin including Senior Vice President of Corporate Strategy and Business Development, Vice President of Corporate International Business Development, and Vice President of Business Development for the former Electronic Systems business area. He also has served as Chairman of Boards of Directors for Lockheed Martin UK Holdings Limited; Lockheed Martin España, S.A.; Lockheed Martin Australia Pty Limited; and as a member of the Lockheed Martin UAE Advisory Board.
Mr. Dewar has led critical programs for Lockheed Martin including the VH-71 Presidential Helicopter, the Hellfire/Longbow Missile and the Medium Extended Air Defense System (MEADS). He also has amassed a wealth of experience on advanced development programs for hypersonic weapons and electromagnetic gun-launched projectiles. Beginning his career as a Missile Guidance Engineer on the Trident II Fleet Ballistic Missile Program for the General Electric Company, he subsequently worked at the former GE Reentry Systems in Philadelphia, PA; GE Astro Space in Valley Forge, PA; Martin Marietta Electronics & Missiles in Orlando, FL; Lockheed Martin Systems Integration in Owego, NY and at the corporation’s headquarters in Bethesda, MD.
His educational accomplishments include a Master of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Drexel University and a Bachelor of Science in Engineering from Swarthmore College. Mr. Dewar is a published author of various technical papers in publications to include the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Proceedings, The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) periodicals, and the journal of the Precision Strike Association.