Neil Jarv is co-owner, The First Watch Group and served as Director of Digital Insights at Boeing. He recently retired as President & CEO of Fujitsu Defense and National Security Corp., the leading information and communications company offering a full range of technology products, solutions, and services in more than 100 countries. Neil was responsible for setting and executing the strategy and direction of the business, developing the offering portfolio and growth plan.
He brings diverse expertise gained through his experience as a business leader, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Information Officer in industries including defense, supply-chain and logistics, government, energy, insurance, and financial management. He spent 37 years in the Information Technology business, with 25 of them with the government, defense, and logistics industries at companies including Xerox, Pegasus Logistics Group and EDS in the US and Europe where he was the executive sponsor for UK Ministry of Defense contracts, and Delivery Executive for the US Department of Defense’s largest contract, the Navy-Marine Corps Intranet. He is a National Board member of Armed Services YMCA which focuses on strengthening our military families through hands-on, innovative programs and support services.
He lives with his wife in Dallas, TX and has two grown daughters three grandsons and a granddaughter.