CACI International Inc (NYSE: CACI) announced today that it has appointed David M. Wennergren to serve as Vice President within the company’s Enterprise Technologies and Services business group, heading the group’s opportunity management and customer delivery practices. Mr. Wennergren is a Department of Defense (DoD) senior executive with a proven track record of successfully leading large and complex change management and information management/information technology projects across the U.S. federal government.
Mr. Wennergren comes to CACI from the Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD), where he most recently served as Assistant Deputy Chief Management Officer. He oversaw business operations, strategic planning, performance management, and investment management. His accomplishments include developing an investment management approach for DoD business systems that drove cost efficiencies and delivered a sustainable portfolio management process.
Prior to this, Mr. Wennergren served OSD as Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense (Information Management, Integration, and Technology) and DoD Deputy Chief Information Officer. In this capacity, he led the DoD Enterprise Software Initiative, which achieved cost avoidances across the department, and chaired the DoD team overseeing enterprise-wide implementation of the Common Access Card, which improved information and physical access security and replaced labor-intensive paper processes.
Mr. Wennergren also served as the Department of the Navy (DON) Chief Information Officer, where he developed department-wide information management and technology strategies, policies, architecture/standards, and process improvements, including a wide range of critical infrastructure protection initiatives. Mr. Wennergren’s awards include the DoD Distinguished Civilian Service Award and the Meritorious Executive Presidential Rank Award.According to Mr. Wennergren, “In my first job as a young analyst working for the Navy, I had the opportunity to work with a team of outstanding professionals from CACI on a cutting-edge technology initiative. Throughout my career in government, I have witnessed that CACI is a company of exceptional integrity with a long history of delivering outstanding support to the Defense Department and the nation. Now, I am very excited about the opportunity to join this world-class team and lend my hand to help address the pressing technology and change management opportunities that will face organizations in the years ahead.”