Brigadier General Juan Ruiz
BSEE MSEE MS
Juan retired after an exemplary career in the US Army reserves while in his commercial life he retired as a Chief Engineer at Boeing. He is an experienced program manager, logistician, executive director and chief engineer capable of providing executive end-to-end project management, new business development, business process improvement initiatives, technical leadership, team motivation, and innovative solutions that drive program/project execution.
He developed enterprise business strategy, process, goals and objectives, and guided technical experts towards concept application of new technology in excess of $60 million and generated over 85% increase in new business with 50% growth in personnel in a limited and constrained funding environment by using the Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, Control (DMAIC) processes. Juan has led diverse national/international cross-functional distributed teams in a matrix organization to develop new business innovative solutions to tomorrow’s technical challenges.
His knowledge spans new business ventures, Joint service large scale system of systems (SoS) architectures, network centric operations (NCO), Logistics Command and Control (C2), global services and support, implementation of lean six sigma/10X practices, application of systems engineering (SE) design to the development of detailed requirements, complete product life cycle support, cost as an independent variable (CAIV), and implementation of software/hardware design for real-time and non-real- time systems.
Juan has excellent communication skills in both verbal and written form having made hundreds of presentations to executives in industry and high ranking government officials over 31 years of military experience including service in Joint, national and international positions which provide a unique user perspective on business development solutions.
Juan will counsel senior executives on strategy and engagement in either English or Spanish.