Earl Thompson is the Senior Vice President, Government Business Operations. In this capacity, Mr. Thompson is responsible for the following ESP functional areas and departments: Contracts, Pricing, Government and Business Systems Compliance, Subcontracts, Purchasing, and Government Property.
Mr. Thompson has over 30 years of DoD operations and contract management work experience with over 15 years at the Vice President and Director level. Previously, Mr. Thompson was the Vice President of Contracts and Procurement for the Services and Solutions Group of QinetiQ North America, Inc. (now Vencore). He also served in a variety of management positions for Northrop Grumman, L-3 Communications, SAIC and Cubic Defense Systems. Mr. Thompson was the Director of Operations and a principal at Applied Data Technology, Inc. (ADTI) for 10 years. ADTI was a start-up systems integration company with $35M annual revenue and Region IX Small Business of the Year in 1993. Cubic Corporation acquired the company in 2000.
Mr. Thompson holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology with a Distinction in General Scholarship from the University of California, Berkeley. He is also a published author of several scholastic articles.