Advisory Council and Client Executives

Mark Rich

Mark Rich

Client Executive, U.S. Navy

Mark Rich is PAE’s Global Mission Services Client Executive for Navy programs. In this capacity, he leads the GMS team in market evaluation and strategic positioning to pursue Navy Infrastructure & Logistics and Readiness & Sustainment opportunities. Mark joined PAE in December 2017.

Mark retired from the Navy in 2016 at the rank of Rear Admiral after 33 years of service. As a Flag Officer, he commanded Navy Region Southwest, Naval District Washington and Navy Region Northwest. Additional command assignments included Naval Air Station Oceana and Fighter Squadron Thirty-Two.

Mark earned a Bachelor of Science in Industrial and Systems Engineering from the University of Florida and a Master’s of Science in Space Systems Operations from the Naval Postgraduate School, graduating with Distinction. Mark is a Director for two San Diego base Veterans focused non-profit organizations – Veteran’s Village of San Diego and zero8hundred.