Phil Nolan was most recently the Chief Executive Officer of Camber Corporation (acquired by Huntington Ingalls Industries in 2016), a portfolio company of New Mountain Capital. Before that he was the Chairman and CEO of Galeos Group, a portfolio company of the private equity firm Welsh, Carson, Anderson, and Stowe. He previously served as chairman, president and chief executive officer of Stanley, Inc (NYSE: SXE) prior to the company’s acquisition by CGI Group in August of 2010. During his career with Stanley, Phil served as corporate secretary, treasurer, general manager, general counsel, and vice president for operations.
He led Stanley from a 20-person operation to a company of 5,000 employees and almost $1 billion in revenue. He was responsible for establishing the company’s Employee Stock Ownership Plan and led the company through a successful Initial Public Offering on the New York Stock Exchange in 2006. Stanley was named to Fortune magazine’s list of the “100 Best Companies to Work For” in 2007, 2008, and 2009 and was on Forbes’ list of the 200 Best Small Companies in America in 2008. In 2007, Phil received the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award in the Government Services category for Greater Washington.
Before joining Stanley, Phil served on active duty as a submarine officer in the U.S. Navy’s Nuclear Power Program. He retired from the U.S. Navy Reserve as a Captain with 24 years of service.
Phil has been a member of the Blue Delta Advisory Board since 2011. He currently serves as an outside director on the Special Security Agreement (SSA) Board for Capgemini Government Solutions. Previously he served on the Board of Directors of NCI, Inc (NASDAQ: NCIT), as an advisory board member for Pragmatics, Inc. and as an outside director on the SSA Board for Stratos Government Solutions, Inc, a subsidiary of Inmarsat. Today Phil is also a member of the INOVA Health Care Services Board of Trustees and Chairman of the INOVA Fair Oaks Hospital Quality Board. He was a past member of the George Washington University’s National Law Center Board of Trustees.
Phil holds a B.S. in physics from the U.S. Naval Academy, an M.S.E. in engineering management from the Catholic University of America, and a J.D. from George Washington University’s National Law Center. He is a member of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and Washington, D.C. bars. He is also a Certified Corporate Director through UCLA’s Director Education and Certification Program. Phil is a past Chairman of the Professional Services Council, the national trade association of the federal government’s professional and technical services industry.