Nick Thomas is the vice president, integration management office and business operations, at Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Technical Solutions division. He is responsible for the integration of HII’s services businesses and for the division’s business operations, including IT, contracts, procurement, estimating, pricing, compliance, quality, facilities and security.
Thomas has been with the company for 20 years, most recently serving as corporate director of strategy and development. He has been responsible for leading many of HII’s corporate development activities, which included exploring strategic alternatives for the Avondale shipyard, business development, mergers and acquisitions, integration of acquired companies, and developing HII’s strategic plan. He has held a number of senior leadership positions in program management, business management and supply chain management at HII’s Ingalls Shipbuilding division.
Huntington Ingalls Industries is America’s largest military shipbuilding company and a provider of professional services to partners in government and industry. For more than a century, HII’s Newport News and Ingalls shipbuilding divisions in Virginia and Mississippi have built more ships in more ship classes than any other U.S. naval shipbuilder. HII’s Technical Solutions division provides a wide range of professional services through its Fleet Support, Integrated Missions Solutions, Nuclear & Environmental, and Oil & Gas groups. Headquartered in Newport News, Virginia, HII employs nearly 37,000 people operating both domestically and internationally.