Our Firm continues to grow nationally and diversify the client solutions we can bring to your business. We are humbled to announce that Vice Admiral (Ret.) Bob Harward, U.S. Navy (SEAL), has joined the Michael Best Strategies Board of Advisors. Adm. Harward is not only a decorated military veteran, he is currently CEO of Lockheed Martin Middle East and was recognized by Forbes as one of the fifty most influential CEO’s in the Middle East in October 2019. He brings to our Firm international expertise and insight on governmental procurement, security, and doing business globally. If you need strategic advice to win, Michael Best is your choice.
A national security and defense expert, Admiral Harward served on the National Security Council for the Bush administration, commissioned the National Counter Terrorism Center, and served on the Secretary of Defense Threat Reduction Advisory Committee (TRAC) where he chaired the Counter Weapons of Mass Destruction Task Force. His prestigious military career spanned 40 years from May 1974 to November 2013, where he rose to the rank of Vice Admiral. His extensive combat experience as a U.S. Navy SEAL saw him serve tours of duty in Afghanistan, Iraq, Syria, Somalia, Yemen, and Bosnia, as well as the rest of the Middle East.