Bandel Carano - Kratos Defense Independent Director

KTOS -- USA Stock  

USD 16.14  0.03  0.19%

Mr. Bandel L. Carano is an Independent Director of Kratos Defense Security Solutions, Inc. Mr. Carano originally served as a director from August 1998 to June 2001 and rejoined our Board in October 2001. Mr. Carano joined Oak Investment Partners, a multistage VC firm, in 1985 and became a General Partner in 1987. Mr. Carano investment focus is on disruptive technologies. In addition to Kratos, Mr. Carano is currently on the boards of directors of NeoPhotonics Corporationrationration and numerous private companies. He also currently serves on the Investment Advisory Board of the Stanford Engineering Venture Fund. Prior to Oak Investment Partners, Mr. Carano joined Morgan Stanley VC Group in 1983. He was responsible for advising Morgan Stanley on hightech new business development, as well as sponsoring venture investments. Mr. Carano received bachelor and master degrees in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University.Mr. Carano technical engineering background and experience with several companies in the defense technology industry is particularly relevant to his understanding of our current service and product offerings and overall longterm strategy of future offerings. He also has significant expertise in evaluating various merger and acquisition targets for synergistic technical platforms. Mr. Carano holds a Top Secret National Security Clearance.
Age: 55  Director Since 2001      
Carano received bachelor and master degrees in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University.

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Management Efficiency

The company has return on total asset (ROA) of 2.11 % which means that it generated profit of $2.11 on every $100 spent on asset. This is way below average. Similarly, it shows return on stockholders equity (ROE) of 0.8 % meaning that it created $0.8 on every $100 dollars invested by stockholders.
The company currently holds 294.2M in liabilities with Debt to Equity (D/E) ratio of 56.6 indicating the company may have difficulties to generate enough cash to satisfy its financial obligations. Kratos Defense Security has Current Ratio of 2.94 suggesting that it is liquid enough and is able to pay its financial obligations when they are due.

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Entity Summary

Kratos Defense Security Solutions, Inc. provides mission critical products, solutions, and services in the United States. Kratos Defense Security Solutions, Inc. was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in San Diego, California. Kratos Defense operates under Security Protection Services classification in USA and is traded on BATS Exchange. It employs 2600 people.Kratos Defense Security Solutions (KTOS) is traded on BATS Exchange in USA. It is located in 10680 Treena Street and employs 2,600 people. Kratos Defense is listed under Defense category by Fama And French industry classification.

Kratos Defense Security Leadership Team

Steve Fendley, Senior Vice President - General Manager and CTO of Kratos Unmanned Systems Division CEi Business Unit
Richard Duckworth, Principal Accounting Officer, VP and Corporate Controller
Bandel Carano, Independent Director
Amy Zegart, Director
Marie Mendoza, Vice President General Counsel
Rich Gary, CIO
Benjamin Goodwin, President - Public Safety & Security Segment
Jerry Beaman, President - Kratos Unmanned Systems Division
Scot Jarvis, Independent Director
Thomas Mills, President Modular Systems
Jonah Adelman, President - Microwave Electronics Division
Eric DeMarco, CEO and President and Director
Kevin Walden, CIO
Yonah Adelman, President Microwave Electronics Division
Phillip Carrai, President - Technology & Training Solutions
William Hoglund, Independent Chairman of the Board
David Carter, President - Defense & Rocket Support Services
Samuel Liberatore, Independent Director
Jane Judd, Independent Director
Scott Anderson, Independent Director
Maria Burgreen, Principal Accounting Officer, Vice President
Deanna Lund, CFO and Executive VP
Steven Fendley, Corporate Senior Vice President and President of Kratos' Unmanned Systems Division (KUSD)

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