Jerry Friedman, Chairman & CEO
Jerry holds a B.S. in Accounting (Summa Cum Laude) and a M.B.A., both from UCLA where he was also president of Beta Gamma Sigma (Business Honorary) and No. 1 in his graduating class. He is a veteran of the United States Army where he served as a 1st Lt. in the Artillery Corps.
A big sports enthusiast, Jerry has competed in the International Maccabiah Games representing the United States where he earned two Gold and one Silver Medal in tennis during 2005. He was also a member of the UCLA Men’s Basketball team under legendary coach John Wooden and locally was "All City" at Hollywood High in basketball.
Howard Gussman, President of The Marvin Group
A 25-year Marvin Engineering Company veteran, Mr. Gussman has extensive experience overseeing business performance and strategic growth initiatives at the Los Angeles-based company as well as overseeing enterprise-wide efforts to continuously improve productivity and competitiveness of the business.
John Cave, President – Aerospace Dynamics International
John’s Engineering, Manufacturing, Operations and Management experience have facilitated the substantial growth ADI has experienced over the last ten years. His hands-on involvement in the day-to-day operations permits him to maintain in-depth knowledge of all customer programs and ADI management activities.
Steve Sargeant, CEO – Marvin Test Solutions
Steve brings an extensive background in operational test and evaluation, and the ability to assist customers in meeting their test equipment and instrumentation requirements.
Oded Nechustan, President – Flyer Defense LLC
Oded joined The Marvin Group in 1999 and since then has directed Flyer Defense in designing, building, testing, production and fielding of high-mobility, off-road vehicles. He is the driving force in vehicle modernization and upgrades and new business development.