Patrick Markus is the Sector General Manager for BlueHalo’s Intel Systems sector, providing strategic vision to ensure continued growth and success of the business operations across the cyber and intelligence missions.
Patrick has more than 20 years of government contracting technical and executive management experience, ranging from Fortune 100 aerospace and defense to private equity backed middle market businesses. His extensive intelligence community (IC) industry knowledge compliments his successful record of competitive capture, portfolio growth, program execution, strategy, and development of diverse high-performing teams. Patrick joins BlueHalo after holding program and capture management executive leadership roles with mid-sized companies in the Federal/Civilian and IC domains. Patrick also spent 17 years at a large prime in key leadership roles where he defined and executed market strategies that spanned mission spaces within the IC, across all Department of Defense services, as well as research agencies and international partners. He held several profit and loss roles and served as a Long-Term Positioning Campaign lead for technical campaigns spanning cyber, RF, SIGINT, EW and intelligence capabilities.
Patrick earned Bachelor of Science degrees in Applied Mathematics and Electrical Engineering from Southern Methodist University and a Master of Science degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology. He is also a PMI certified Project Management Professional and completed executive education in Strategy Development at the University of Chicago, Booth School of Business.