Ben Barker Joins Aptive as Chief Strategy Officer


Ben Barker Joins Aptive as Chief Strategy Officer

Posted on 09.08.22

Aptive is pleased to announce the addition of Ben Barker as Chief Strategy Officer. Mr. Barker guides Aptive’s corporate and technical strategy while also providing oversight, guidance and strategic direction for Aptive’s growth operations.

“I am honored to become Aptive’s chief strategy officer, and I look forward to helping advance Aptive’s mission of connecting people and systems for positive change across the Federal landscape,” he said. “Aptive has demonstrated an unparalleled commitment to delivering solutions at the speed of relevance and I’m excited for the opportunity to join Rachele and the entire Aptive team on this next phase of the journey.”

Mr. Barker is an accomplished industry executive with 16 years of success across the federal government contracting landscape. Throughout his career, Mr. Barker has led and managed initiatives for companies like GovCIO, Leidos and ManTech using his expertise in technical program management, solutions engineering, executive leadership and corporate strategy.

“It is a pleasure to have Mr. Barker join our executive team,” said Rachele Cooper, Aptive’s chief executive officer. “He will help Aptive advance its strategic priorities and his expertise is exactly what we were looking for. Mr. Barker’s experience will be of terrific value as Aptive continues to grow and expand across the industry.”