Ken Jeanos is the Chief Information Officer at General Dynamics Electric Boat. He is responsible for setting and executing the information technology strategic direction across all functional areas required to design and construct nuclear submarines for the US Navy. Ken is also responsible for technical oversight of Electric Boat’s Emerging Technology projects, and Electric Boat’s innovation programs.
Ken joined Electric Boat in 2019 after 29 years at Panasonic North America, where he held the role of President and CIO/CISO. During his tenure at Panasonic, Ken held key roles in IT, sales, supply chain management, merge and acquisition activities and strategic management. Ken’s career culminated in the successful construction and implementation of infrastructure and systems to support the partnership with Tesla to build the first Giga-
Factory to manufacture battery cells for Tesla’s electric car fleet. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Applied Mathematics from Montclair State University. Ken holds an MBA in Strategic Planning and Marketing from Villanova University.
Additionally, Ken serves on multiple advisory boards at Montclair University as well as performs advisory functions at other start-ups and IT service providers. Ken has been invited to serve on several panels at vendor conferences as well as participated as a keynote speaker at the inaugural VOICE Summit hosted at the New Jersey Institute of Technology.