Ultra Electronics 3eTi


3eTI’s executive team is dedicated to providing 3eTI with a collective voice and purpose, while furthering the organization’s mission for innovative, secure, network-centric critical infrastructure solutions that customers trust and value. The team possess’ a wealth of leadership and experience to this established organization.

Swami Iyer

As president of 3eTI, Swami Iyer brings the company’s customers and partners more than 20 years of experience in engineering, science, aerospace and security technologies. He has a track record of driving profitability and organizational growth through new programs emphasizing innovation and accountability. His background in building new lines of business to optimize stakeholder value includes meeting revenue and profit growth targets and shaping opportunities into repeatable opportunities. Mr. Iyer possesses extensive expertise in the areas of defense and cyber resiliency, as well as in business development and go-to-market strategy and operations. Prior to joining 3eTI, he was vice president with Honeywell Aerospace where he led international and domestic aerospace and defense programs. Prior to that role, he served in the US Air Force for more than 17 years in a number of positions. Notable among these: Chief of the South Asia, Australia & Oceania Branch for the Deputy Under Secretary of the Air Force, International Affairs, Director of Operations for the Air Force Test Pilot School at Edwards AFB, and B-52 Flight Test Commander / Chief of Standards & Evaluation. Mr. Iyer holds a Bachelor of Science and Engineering degree in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Michigan, a Master of Science and Engineering degree in Flight Test Engineering from the USAF Test Pilot School, and Master of Science and Engineering degree in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Michigan.

Nick Khoubbieh
Vice President and General Manager,
Integrated Cyber and Security Solutions

Nick Khoubbieh is a results-driven senior executive with 27 years of experience aligning information technology with business needs and solving organizations’ complex business and mission-critical challenges. Prior to joining 3eTI, Khoubbieh was a Senior Vice President and General Manager with Digital Signal Corporation where he led the services and solutions organization. He spent 12 years at Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) in several domestic and international leadership positions in management, operations and business development. During his tenure, he advised customers in the areas of C4I, cybersecurity, physical security and biometrics and also served as a member of SAIC Arabia’s board of directors. Prior to SAIC, Khoubbieh was with Accenture for 9 years providing consulting services within its communications and high-tech practice. Khoubbieh holds a Master’s Degree in Computer Science from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale and a Bachelor’s degree with high distinction in Computer Science from Beirut University College. He also has a Bachelor’s in Mathematics and a Bachelor of Business Administration from the American University of Beirut.

Harinder Sood
Vice President, Engineering

Harinder Sood has more than 30 years of experience in managing and developing real-time embedded systems. He has held senior positions at Raytheon, Lockheed Martin and Innovative Concepts. Sood has managed multimillion dollar projects, including: Automatic landing system used on Aircraft Carrier, Submarine Sonar systems, Voice Communication Switches for FAA , C4I systems, Air Traffic Control System, Situational awareness and C3 systems for army helicopters, and wireless solutions for sensor networks and security systems including mesh networks. He has a Bachelors of Science in EE with Computer Science from University College, London and a masters in computer science from Johns Hopkins University. He is certified PMP and is a standing member of the Project Management Institute (PMI).

Brian N. Garcia
General Counsel and Vice President, Contracts

Brian Garcia joined 3eTI after serving Ultra Electronics in multiple roles spanning a period of eight years. Prior to joining 3eTI in July 2015, Garcia was Chief Legal Counsel and Vice President, Contracts for Ultra Electronics, Special Operations Technology (SOTECH) while also serving as General Counsel and Corporate Secretary for the Secure Intelligence System’s Board of Directors. He was also President of Ultra Electronics, Criticom, and before that served as Criticom’s General Counsel and Vice President, Contracts. Before joining Criticom in 1996, Garcia practiced law at Piliero, Mazza in Washington, D.C., where he represented small businesses and minority-owned firms focusing on government contracts law and commercial litigation. He earned his JD from the Columbus School of Law, Catholic University of America and a BA in Political Science from Seton Hall University. He is a member of the Maryland State bar, US District Court of Maryland, US Court of Federal Claims, and Maryland State Bar Association.