Chris Soong

Alion Leadership

Chief Information Officer

Chris Soong is the Chief Information Officer and a Senior Vice President at Alion.  He oversees all aspects of the Corporate Information Technology group inclusive of enterprise infrastructure, information security, collaboration solutions, application development and data analytics.  With 20 years of experience in the IT industry, he is driving rapid growth and success for technology-driven corporations.

Chris has held Executive level positions at global Fortune 500 companies to include Booz Allen Hamilton and Sprint.  At Booz Allen, he was on the firm’s Information Services Leadership Team and drove innovation within the Business Shared Services organization.  At Sprint he was a Director of Enterprise Applications Development and served on the merger integration team of Sprint and Nextel, a two year $35B acquisition.

Chris holds a B.S. in Civil Engineering from Virginia Tech.  He has a Leadership Certificate from the University of Maryland and participated in the CIO Institute at the MIT Sloan School of Management. Chris has been recognized as “Ones to Watch” by CIO Magazine and “Outstanding 50 Asian Americans in Business” by Asian American Business Development Center.

In his free time, Chris volunteers on his children’s swim team and was a member of the Society of Asian Scientists and Engineers (SASE) where he served as President and founder of the DC chapter. In addition, he volunteers with Lungevity, the National Capital Area chapter of the March of Dimes, and the Food Allergy & Anaphylaxis Network (FAAN).