Chief Growth Officer
Chris Bishop is a Senior Vice President and the Chief Growth Officer of Alion. Chris joins Alion with more than 25 years of experience leading high-performance business development and sales teams across Defense, Intelligence, and Federal Civilian customer markets. Chris leverages a valuable mix of business acumen, deep industry knowledge, and technical expertise to drive innovative, compelling solutions to customers’ most complex national security challenges. He has deep knowledge in C5ISR, cybersecurity, mission support & sustainment, strategic capabilities engineering, and threat mitigation and mission assurance.
Chris has broad industry experience including serving as Senior Vice President and Chief Growth and Strategy Officer for ManTech International’s Mission Solutions and Services Group. He also held executive positions with URS Corporation as Vice President Marketing & Business Development, Executive Vice President, Corporate Strategy and Development at NCI Information Systems, as well as Vice President at SRA International.
Chris holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Virginia, as well as Master of Business Administration and Certificate in International Business from Marymount University. He has completed management development programs in high-performance leadership at Darden Business School, University of Virginia. Chris is a former Board Member of the Professional Services Council (PSC) and an active member of the American Council for Technology (ACT) and Industry Advisory Council (IAC) and graduate of the ACT/IAC Partners Program.