John Fournier has 20 years’ experience as a senior director of Business Development. Before that, he served in the Royal Canadian Air Force, with leading assignments in Canadian, NORAD, and NATO air defence systems.
John served as the Mission Crew Commander aboard NATO AWACS aircraft, and he was the first Canadian Commander of the US Alaskan NORAD Region Crew. He held the position of Director of Air Requirements (DAR) at National Defence Headquarters before his retirement in 1999.
John’s industry experience includes Business Development, Capture Management, and Proposal Management focused in all branches of defence. Key industry projects included AWACS, FWSAR, NATO Alliance Ground Surveillance, Navy shipbuilding, and Soldier System communications. His assignments included senior positions at GDC, Gallium, CGI, and DRS.