Lockheed Martin is a global security and aerospace company that employs about 116,000 people worldwide, and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration, and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products, and services.
Headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, USA, the Corporation has operations in over 70 countries worldwide, with net sales for 2012 being US$47.2 billion. Lockheed Martin operates globally via five business areas: Aeronautics; Missiles and Fire Control; Mission Systems and Sensors; Space Systems; and Information Systems and Global Solutions.
In New Zealand, Lockheed Martin employs over 200 people in its project ALEXANDER logistics management and warehousing solution, which supports the New Zealand Defence Force, Police and other emergency and essential services organisations.
Lockheed Martin business activities in New Zealand are managed by Andy Shaffer, Managing Director, Lockheed Martin Mission Systems and Training - New Zealand.