William Luti Joins Digital Management as Executive Vice President of Cybersecurity
An Accomplished Leader and Cybersecurity Authority, Luti is Set to Accelerate the Growth of Digital Management’s Burgeoning Cybersecurity Practice
Bethesda, MD—September 8, 2010—Digital Management, Inc. (www.digitalmanagement.com), a leading IT solutions and business strategy consulting firm, announced today that Dr. William Luti, a retired career naval officer and former Special Assistant to the President for Defense Policy and Strategy at the White House, has been named Executive Vice President of the company’s Cybersecurity Division. Prior to joining Digital Management, Mr. Luti served as Vice President of Strategy at Northrop Grumman’s Information Systems sector where he played a leading role in defining the sector’s growth strategy.
In his new role, Mr. Luti will provide strategic direction and oversee business development activities for Digital Management’s growing cybersecurity practice, and will expand the company’s footprint, providing cybersecurity solutions and consulting services to civilian, military and intelligence agencies.
“We are privileged that an executive of Bill’s caliber and experience has joined our team,” said Jay Sunny Bajaj, Digital Management’s CEO. “Bill’s subject matter expertise, strategic vision for securing cyberspace, and history of public service make him the perfect choice to guide the accelerating growth of our cybersecurity practice.”
“I am fortunate to be part of a nimble small business with a solid track record of quickly turning innovative strategy into reliable operations,” said Luti. “DMI has been working with leaders across the government to help set national cybersecurity strategy. I look forward to applying these leading edge strategies to help bolster the security of our national computing infrastructure.”
Mr. Luti’s public service credentials include leading critical strategic efforts for the nation and a distinguished Navy career. While at the White House he co-chaired the Cybersecurity and Communications Policy Coordinating Committee. He was responsible for interagency management for homeland and cyber defense, security cooperation, international defense agreements, national space policy, defense plans in support of military operations, and defense transformation. Previously, Mr. Luti served as Deputy Undersecretary of Defense where he managed the Department’s relations with 27 Near Eastern and South Asian countries.
Mr. Luti served 26 years as a naval officer in a wide variety of assignments, including the Chief of Naval Operations Executive Panel and Strategic Studies Group. He commanded an aviation squadron, an amphibious assault ship, and an amphibious ready group. He is also a veteran of the 1991 Desert Storm air campaign. He received many honors during his naval aviation career including three Legion of Merit awards, the Meritorious Service Medal, and the Strike/Flight Air Medal. In 2005, he received the Defense Department’s Distinguished Public Service Medal.
Mr. Luti has a doctorate and master’s degree from Tufts University’s Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy. He also has a master’s degree from the U.S. Naval War College and a bachelor’s degree from The Citadel.
About Digital Management:
Digital Management is a leading IT solutions and business strategy consulting firm focused on providing solutions that transform enterprise operations in government and business by dependably bridging the gap between business strategy and mission success. Leveraging technology as an efficient, economical means to an end, Digital Management crafts solutions that result in increasingly interoperable, responsive, and cost-effective enterprises. Digital Management provides services and solutions in Strategic Business Transformation, Software Systems Modernization, Enterprise Information Management, Cybersecurity, and Healthcare IT. Digital Management’s Microsoft Solutions Division provides Microsoft-based solutions in the areas of portals, enterprise content management, document management, search, data visualization, mobility, business intelligence, business process management and infrastructure management. Digital Management is an SBA-certified, minority-owned, 8(a) small business, headquartered in Bethesda MD, with 12 satellite and project offices throughout the country.