Pasquale Andolfo – General Manager of General Dynamics Mission Systems–Italy and General Manager of General Dynamics Mission Systems-Gulf
Pasquale Andolfo was appointed General Manager for General Dynamics Mission Systems–Italy on Sept 2019. In his position, Mr Andolfo has the responsibility of delivering General Dynamics Mission Systems–Italy projects worldwide. He manages Engineering, Procurement, IT, Quality and Safety, Project Management and the General Dynamics Mission Systems–Italy Production facility in Monterotondo, a small city 40km North-East Rome.
Since March 2015, Mr Andolfo is also serving as General Manager of General Dynamics Mission Systems Gulf LLC (former Page Middle East LLC), a Joint Venture based in Muscat (Oman) established by General Dynamics with the local partner Bahwan Service & Trading Co., a company of the Suhail Bahwan Group, the biggest industrial conglomerate in Oman.
Before taking his current responsibilities, Mr Andolfo was Director of Operations from 2014 with overall responsibility of Defence, Infrastructure and Oil & Gas projects. From 2010 to 2014, Mr Andolfo lived in the UAE, where he was the Project Director for the Port Special Systems contract for the Khalifa Port Industrial Zone (KPIZ) Project for Abu Dhabi Ports.
Mr Andolfo joined General Dynamics Mission Systems–Italy in 2002. Prior to this, he worked as R&D Lead Engineer with Pirelli Optical Systems (now part of Oclaro Inc.) in Milan.
He holds a Master of Electronic Engineering awarded with Honors in 1998 from the University of ‘Roma Tre’; he is co-author of several technical articles for the optimization of ultra-fast optoelectronic modules.
He served as lieutenant of the Corp of Engineers of the Italian Army.
Pasquale currently lives in Rome with his wife and two children.