Farrokh Fattahi serves as the President & CEO of Innovative Tactical Solutions (ITS), a defense trade and security consulting company he founded in 2001. During his tenure at ITS, he supported a multitude of domestic and international ventures including Operation Iraqi Freedom, the Rebuilding Iraq Program, a sponsor at the National Capital Region SWAT Competition and is a sub-contractor in support of a TSA/Homeland Security contract. As an entrepreneur, he has worked hands on to creatively finance large projects, manage revenue/costs and develop a diverse network of partners to foster solutions worldwide.
Independently, he provides finance support to a division of Lockheed Martin where he manages the annual budget of the organization and is on the Sarbanes-Oxley compliance team. Farrokh received a BSBA in Finance from Georgetown University (GU) in 1998 and has had the privilege to share his industry knowledge and experience with students as an adjunct professor at George Mason University (GMU) for over five (5) years.