InVeris Training Solutions, provider of integrated live-fire and virtual weapons training systems and services for domestic and international military and law enforcement, has appointed Al Weggeman as CEO, effective April 5, 2021.
Weggeman has more than 20 years of experience leading teams to deliver sustained growth in engineered component and product businesses serving military, law enforcement, and other customers. He most recently served as President of Block Engineering, a company dealing with chemical detection systems for military, law enforcement, global government agencies, and process industries.
Before that, Weggeman was President of L3 Technologies Security & Detection Systems, where he led their global security and detection systems business focused on aviation, transportation, government, and critical infrastructure markets.
“InVeris Training Solutions has an unrivaled heritage in providing virtual and live-fire training solutions for those that put themselves at risk to protect and serve others,” said Weggeman. “I’m committed to growing the business through innovative product development, excellent customer support, and optimized operations,” said Weggeman.
Weggeman earned an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University in 1992. He graduated Magna Cum Laude from Northeastern University in 1988.
“Al’s proven ability to engage and inspire teams and lead them to sustained growth makes him an ideal choice to lead InVeris,” said Chairman of the Board, Pine Island Capital Partners Partner, and Former US Sen. Saxby Chambliss. “The board looks forward to leveraging Al’s expertise for the company’s future growth and success in support of our valued customers, who protect countless lives around the world every day.”
InVeris Training Solutions, a portfolio company of Pine Island Capital Partners, provides training solutions for military, law enforcement, private and commercial range client. With its legacy companies, FATS and Caswell, InVeris Training Solutions has fielded over 15,000 live-fire ranges and 7,500 virtual systems globally during its 90-year history.
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