RESTON, Va, Nov. 09, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Constellis, a leading global provider of risk management, security, training and operational support services, announced today that Deborah Ricci has been appointed as its chief financial officer. Debbie succeeds Barry Broadus in the CFO role and will report to Jason DeYonker, Chief Executive Officer of Constellis. Debbie will be responsible for the oversight of all financial strategy and financial operations for Constellis.
Prior to her promotion to CFO, Debbie has served as the SVP of Finance and Accounting at Constellis since April 2017, which she joined upon the completion of the acquisition of Centerra Group. Previously, Debbie had served as the CFO of Centerra Group since November 2015. Prior to her CFO role at Centerra, Debbie was the CFO of a leading counterterrorism firm from 2010 to 2015, where she led the sale of that company to a large government contractor. Debbie brings more than 20 years of experience as a financial executive at defense, technology and manufacturing companies, and her extensive experience includes corporate finance, treasury, financial planning and analysis, tax, accounting, investor relations, internal audit, pricing, contracts and human resources.
“Debbie is extremely qualified for this position with her wealth of experience in financial, treasury and accounting roles,” said Jason DeYonker, CEO of Constellis. “Her leadership coupled with her technical prowess will be invaluable as we continue to expand the Constellis platform. I also want to thank Barry Broadus for his valuable contributions to Constellis during his tenure and wish him every success in the future.”
Debbie was a fellow at the University of Pittsburgh where she earned a master’s of business administration degree with a concentration in strategic planning. She also holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Bentley University in Waltham, MA. Debbie began her career as a certified public accountant.
Constellis is the leading provider of risk management, humanitarian, social intelligence, training and operational support services to government and commercial clients throughout the world. Operating in over 45 countries, Constellis’ 20,000 employees bring unparalleled dedication and passion for creating a safer world by upholding the highest standards of compliance, quality and integrity. Constellis' forward-thinking solutions span a broad range of synergistic services, including background investigations, social intelligence tools, advanced training capabilities, logistics and life support, UAV systems, global tracking technology, fire protection and medical services, information security and crisis response mitigation. At Constellis, our number one mission is to secure success for our customers. For more information, visit www.constellis.com