named Meg VanDeWeghe senior vice president of finance.
The Bethesda, Md., defense contractor said she will report to Chief Financial Officer Christopher E. Kubasik and be responsible for the company's treasury, financial strategies, investor relations and merger-and-acquisition activities.
She will also be responsible for Lockheed Martin Investment Management Company, which manages the company's pension, savings and other employee-benefit trusts. VanDeWeghe will join the company effective Feb. 1.
VanDeWeghe, 46, was chief executive of Forte Consulting. She has also been executive-in-residence and finance professor at the graduate school of business at the University of Maryland.