President Donald Trump intends to nominate Thomas Modly, managing director at PwC‘s global government and public services business, as undersecretary of the U.S. Navy, the White House announced Saturday.
Modly concurrently serves as worldwide government defense network leader at PwC and leads the professional services firm’s efforts to develop and implement technology platforms for defense clients.
Prior to his current role, he was the deputy undersecretary for financial management at the Defense Department and executive director of the Defense Business Board.
He also held various leadership positions at Iconixx, Oxford Associates and UNC Inc. after he spent seven years as a U.S. Navy officer.
This story was originally published on September 6, 2017.