PAE Acquires Macfadden
ARLINGTON, Va., February 2, 2018 – PAE today announced that it has acquired Macfadden & Associates (Macfadden), a leader in international disaster response operational support. Macfadden provides specialized capabilities for the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) humanitarian and disaster relief programs and maintains critical government financial systems, safeguarding key government information systems for multiple federal government customers.
“Macfadden will expand PAE’s customer reach, building upon the relationship PAE established with USAID when PAE supported their response to the Ebola outbreak in 2015,” said PAE CEO John Heller. “Macfadden’s specialized capabilities and distinguished service record complements work PAE currently performs especially with the Department of State. Together, Macfadden and PAE will expand PAE’s overall portfolio and capabilities and be better situated to provide critical support.”
Founded over 30 years ago, Macfadden has provided federal agencies with critical on-the-ground support to U.S. government humanitarian missions around the world as well as financial and IT system support. Through program management, human resources services, financial management systems support, information technology solutions, knowledge management, travel coordination and communications support, Macfadden enables effective U.S. government humanitarian response to international disasters. Macfadden’s workforce includes approximately 300 employees primarily in the Washington, D.C. area.
“We believe our mission-oriented culture, deep domain expertise, and secure, long-term client relationships will partner well with PAE,” said Macfadden CEO David Binns. “Given the global work PAE performs, they are a perfect fit for our workforce as well as a great place for our employees to continue with their careers.”
PAE is a leading provider of enduring support for the essential missions of the U.S. government, its allied partners and international organizations. With over 60 years of experience, PAE supports the execution of complex and critical missions by providing global logistics and stability operations, technical services and national security solutions to customers around the world. PAE has a global workforce of approximately 20,000 people, operates in more than 60 countries on all seven continents and is headquartered in Arlington, Va.
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