Member, TAPS Board of Directors
George Krivo is Chief Executive Officer of DynCorp International. He was named CEO in 2017, after serving in multiple roles with the company. Prior to his current role, Mr. Krivo served as DynCorp International’s Chief Operating Officer and was responsible for all aspects of operations and growth functions.
Mr. Krivo previously served as a Managing Director for Cerberus Operations and Advisory Company, the operational arm of Cerberus Capital Management. Cerberus is one of the world’s leading private equity firms, with more than 60 portfolio companies and over $30 billion under management.
Formerly, Mr. Krivo ran the largest reporting segment at DynCorp International with Profit & Loss (P&L) responsibility for Contingency Operations, Operations and Maintenance, Intelligence and Training. He has also run Business Development for DynCorp International twice. Prior to his tenure at DynCorp International, he held numerous executive positions at SAIC and DRS Technologies.
Mr. Krivo retired from the United States Army after more than two decades of service in a variety of command and staff positions. They include policy advisor to the Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff (China/Taiwan); strategy advisor to the Chief of Staff of the Army; senior military spokesperson for Coalition Military Forces in Iraq; Joint Operations Officer for a Task Force responsible for the Air & Missile Defense of the nation of Israel; and Mechanized Task Force Commander in Tuzla, Bosnia. In addition, he has extensive policy-focused experience in Missile Defense and regional experience in Northeast Asia, Europe, and the Middle East.
Mr. Krivo serves on the Board of Directors for the Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS), the leading national organization providing compassionate care for the families of America’s fallen military heroes.
Mr. Krivo earned his Master of Arts from the University of Oklahoma. He also holds a Bachelor of Arts from Cornell College.