CANBERRA, Australia – Feb. 23, 2018 - Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has appointed Mike Gallagher as strategy director in Australia. Working closely with Northrop Grumman Australia Chief Executive Ian Irving, Gallagher will oversee the business strategy of the organisation as it continues to expand.

Gallagher served in the Royal Australian Navy (RAN) for 22 years, spending 17 of these in the submarine service where he commanded HMS Osiris on exchange with the Royal Navy, and brought HMAS Farncomb into service. Since leaving the RAN in 1998, he has held senior executive positions in Raytheon Australia, Nautronix and L3 Oceania, where he was managing director.

“I am delighted to welcome Mike Gallagher to the Northrop Grumman Australia team,” Irving said. “His service with the RAN and experience in the Australian defence industry will be an enormous asset to our company as we continue to grow our Australian organisation.”

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