Robert E. (Rob) Mullins
Senior Vice President, Corporate Strategy and Business Development
Rob Mullins is senior vice president of Corporate Strategy and Business Development for Lockheed Martin Corporation. He is responsible for developing and implementing comprehensive strategies to position Lockheed Martin for predictable and sustainable business growth.
Dr. Mullins joined Lockheed Martin in March 2018 as the vice president of Strategy and Business Development for Lockheed Martin’s Space business area.
With more than 20 years of experience in aerospace and defense strategy and business development, Dr. Mullins has successfully led corporate strategy and development organizations for several public companies.
Prior to joining Lockheed Martin, he served as executive vice president of Corporate Strategy and Mergers & Acquisitions at Cobham plc. Before joining Cobham, Dr. Mullins was senior vice president of Corporate Strategy for Alliant Techsystems (ATK), a Fortune 500 aerospace and defense firm that is now part of Northrop Grumman.
Earlier in his career, Dr. Mullins held a variety of leadership roles with Northrop Grumman. While a member of the permanent research staff at the RAND Corporation, he completed a two-year assignment in the U.S. Department of Defense as special assistant to the deputy chief of staff, Air and Space Operations, Headquarters U.S. Air Force.
Dr. Mullins has a bachelor’s degree in government from Franklin & Marshall College, a master’s degree in public and international affairs from the University of Pittsburgh and a doctor of philosophy degree in war studies from King’s College, University of London.