Azevedo named to Wash100

Raytheon Intelligence & Space president makes list of most influential in government business for second consecutive year

Roy Azevedo, president of Raytheon Intelligence & Space, a Raytheon Technologies business, has been recognized as one of the 100 most influential executives in the government contracting sector in Washington, D.C., for the second year in a row.

Azevedo was named to the Wash100, a “who’s who” of distinguished leaders in the federal sector curated by Executive Mosaic, a Virginia-based media company.

The executives on the list are those “best positioned to achieve, or continue to achieve, positive consequential impact in the Government/GovCon sector,” wrote Jim Garrettson, Executive Mosaic CEO. “The award embodies five tenets of success: leadership, innovation, reliability, achievement, and vision.”

Azevedo was also named to the 2020 Wash100 list. At the time he was president of Space & Airborne Systems, a business of the former Raytheon Company. Raytheon Company merged with United Technologies Corp. in 2020 to form Raytheon Technologies. As the president of Raytheon Intelligence & Space, Azevedo is responsible for a broad portfolio including advanced sensors, training, and cyber and software solutions.

RI&S has 37,000 employees across 500 locations in 40 countries. Its 2020 sales totaled $15 billion, and its headquarters are in Arlington, Virginia.

Azevedo has more than 30 years of executive leadership experience in aerospace and defense.