Mr. James Thomsen

Defense Programs Chair

Mr. James Thomsen, former Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Navy, Research, Development, & Acquisition (ASN(RD&A)), is the Defense Programs Chair for Aeyon’s Board of Advisors. As the Principal Deputy ASN(RD&A), Mr. Thomsen assisted in the oversight and policy for Navy and Marine Corps research, development, and acquisition programs for Shipbuilding, Aviation, Space, and Weapons Systems. Mr. Thomsen has spent more than 35 years supporting the Department of Defense community with engineering design, systems engineering, complex systems program management, enterprise and organizational leadership, and large-scale defense acquisitions.