Eric Brown is the Senior Director of Mission Strategy for Lockheed Martin’s Military Space business, working with the US Government and its allies to develop space solutions relating to missile warning / missile defense, MILSATCOM, position / navigation / timing (PNT), space control, space domain awareness, and tactical missions. Mr. Brown leads Lockheed Martin’s efforts in this domain to combine the company’s investments in future capabilities with those of teammates in industry, academia, labs, and the Government to establish new architectures in response to emerging threats to space and mission challenges. Based on the criticality of space to today’s warfighting environment, Mr. Brown coordinates across Lockheed Martin’s domains (e.g., aircraft, missiles, mission systems) to provide the infrastructure that enables Joint All-Domain Operations (JADO). This includes leadership for Lockheed Martin Innovation Partners, the company’s initiative to engage, accelerate, and onramp non-traditional partners to programs of record.
Prior to joining Lockheed Martin Space, Mr. Brown led PwC Strategy&’s global space community of interest, providing strategic consultation on topics of competitive positioning, new technology introduction, and inorganic strategy to executives across aerospace, defense, space, industrial, and technology sectors. Previously, he supported various agencies across the intelligence and defense communities in the development of mission and organizational strategies and concepts of operations to respond to evolving threats and critical national requirements.
Mr. Brown holds a Bachelor of Arts from Davidson College, a Master of Arts in US National Security Policy from Georgetown University, and an MBA from Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business. He currently sits on the Board of Directors for Astrotech Space Operations.