InVeris Training Solutions has announced the appointment of Al Weggeman as CEO, effective from 5 April 2021. Weggeman has more than 20 years experience leading top-performing teams to deliver sustained growth in engineered component and product businesses serving military, law enforcement and other customers. He most recently served as President of Block Engineering, LLC, a leader in cutting-edge chemical detection systems for military, law enforcement, global government agencies and process industries. Before that, he was President of L3 Technologies Security & Detection Systems, where he led their global security and detection systems business focused on aviation, transportation, government and critical infrastructure markets. Weggeman earned an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University in 1992. He graduated Magna Cum Laude from Northeastern University in 1988.
Weggeman said, “InVeris Training Solutions has an unrivalled heritage in providing virtual and live-fire training solutions for those that put themselves at risk to protect and serve others. I’m committed to growing the business through innovative product development, excellent customer support, and optimised operations.”
He added, “I am honoured that the InVeris Board of Directors and their investors have selected me to lead the talented and dedicated men and women of the InVeris team. I am excited to work with the Board and the entire InVeris team in the coming years to grow and build an even more vibrant and innovative business.”
Former US Sen. Saxby Chambliss, Chairman of the Board and Pine Island Capital Partners Partner, said “Al’s proven ability to engage and inspire teams and lead them to sustained growth makes him an ideal choice to lead InVeris.”
Chambliss added, “The board looks forward to leveraging Al’s expertise for the company’s future growth and success in support of our valued customers, who protect countless lives around the world every day.”