Bruce L. Tanner
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Bruce L. Tanner is Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Lockheed Martin Corporation. Mr. Tanner was appointed to his current position on September 1, 2007. As Chief Financial Officer (CFO), Mr. Tanner is responsible for all aspects of the Corporation’s financial strategies, processes, and operations.
Prior to assuming the post of CFO, Mr. Tanner served as Vice President of Finance and Business Operations for Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company since April 2006. In this role, he was responsible for all business aspects of the company including Financial Management, Accounting, Estimating, Contracts, and Program Finance.
Mr. Tanner also served as Vice President of Finance and Business Operations for Lockheed Martin’s Electronic Systems Business Area for four years before returning to the Aeronautics Business Area where he began his career in January 1982. Beginning in 1982, he held positions of increasing responsibility including Manager of Finance and Director of Financial Management. He served as Vice President, Business Management from 1997 until his promotion to the Electronic Systems Business Area in 2002.
Mr. Tanner received a BBA in Finance from the University of Michigan in 1981 and an MBA in Finance from the University of Texas at Arlington in 1990.
Mr. Tanner serves on the Board of Directors of SunTrust Banks, Inc.