Leadership

Tim Gale, President & CEO, AMS Group 
Tim Gale has over 30 years of experience in senior management in the U.S. defense industry.  Tim has served as President & CEO of several US-based joint ventures with European companies seeking to expand their presence in the U.S. Tim has extensive experience with all aspects of defense procurement and the need for comprehensive through-life integrated logistics support.

Bob Cursio, Senior Vice President, Logistics, AMS Group  
Bob Cursio is a retired Colonel (0-6), US Army with Army sub-specialty in Operational Logistics and Acquisition Management.  Bob managed the US Special Operations Command, Special Operations Support Activity (SOFSA) in support of Special Operations Logistics inclusive of CH-47’s UH-60’s, Little Bird Helicopter, C-130 Gunships, and the CV-22 fleet while assigned to the US Special Operations Command.

Rob Janssen, Senior Vice President, Technology, AMS Group
Rob Janssen is a retired Navy Commander with 20 years of carrier-based aviation experience.  Rob conducted RQ-4 Global Hawk acquisition for NATO and led the Sea Control Wing U.S. Pacific Fleet Weapons and Tactics Unit.  Prior positions include Director of Washington Operations and Navy Programs at Cubic Defense Applications.

Colin Sullivan, Senior Vice President, General Manager, AMS Group
Colin Sullivan is a former US Army Officer with over 27 years of defense industry experience including
market research, program management, proposal management, contracts, compliance and export
control. Prior positions include Program Manager, Director of Strategic and Business Development
Planning, and Vice President, Strategic Performance Officer at Delex Systems, Inc.

Mike Perry, Senior Vice President, Aftermarket, AMS Group
Mike Perry is a veteran U.S. Coast Guard aviator, with 35+ years of experience in global aviation
manufacturing, aftermarket services and MRO businesses for manned and unmanned aircraft. Mike has
spearheaded development of business integration and divestiture activities, organizational restructure
strategies and led Lean/Six Sigma projects. He has established MRO facilities in the USA, Hong Kong,
Egypt, Singapore and England.

Barry Wade, Senior Vice President, Research & Development, AMS Group
Barry Wade is a seasoned technical director and manager with over 30 years of radar industry experience with Siemens Plessey Radar, Marconi Radar and Defence Systems, BAE Systems and Kelvin Hughes.  Barry previously served as the Director of Surveillance Systems at Kelvin Hughes where he was awarded the Royal Institute of Navigation, Duke of Edinburgh Navigation Award for Technical Achievement in 2011 for design of the SharpEye™ Marine Radar. Barry is a member of the IEEE and an Associate Fellow of the Royal Institute of Navigation.

Jeremy Gale, Senior Vice President, Marine, AMS Group
Prior to returning to the AMS Group in July of 2010, Jeremy Gale worked for over 15 years at several national lighting companies as a National Manager responsible for a service and sales team of over 50 employees. Upon his return, Jeremy has taken over operational leadership of the AMS Group companies Allied Marine Services, Inc. and Environmental Systems, Inc.

Ian Gibson-Smith, Chief Information Officer, AMS Group
Ian Gibson-Smith has 30 years of experience managing a distribution company providing supply chain services to the US Department of Defense, NATO militaries and international prime contractors.  Ian is a lead designer of database solutions for aerospace and defense logistics support, sales and analysis.