Matt Keegan

Senior vice president, Aerospace, Defense & Government Practice 

Mr. Keegan leads Beacon's Aerospace, Defense & Government practice. With over 20 years experience in management consulting and in the defense sector, Mr. Keegan, is well versed in the challenges facing defense organizations today. He has extensive experience growing organizations, including Corio’s Federal Government business where he led the introduction of solutions and service engagements into defense organizations such as DISA and NSWC, as well as civilian agencies like SBA and the National Gallery of Art. 

A prolific author, he has written articles, case studies and white papers on a range of national security topics ranging from technology application for counterinsurgency, to Pentagon procurement issues, to defense market direction, and strategic planning in the post-Cold War world.

As Cheif Strategy Officer at SELEX Galileo Inc, Mr. Keegan was responsible for formulating and implementing the Company strategy, and led all mergers and acquisitions activities.

Mr. Keegan has two Patents Pending; one in sUAS and one in directed energy.

Matt holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Syracuse University.  He is also a distinguished graduate of the National Defense University’s (NDU) Industrial College of the Armed Forces (ICAF) where he was one of only 10 civilians selected as Industry Fellow. He graduated with a Master of Science (MS) in National Resource Strategy and remained a visiting Fellow to NDU’s Center for Technology and National Security Policy (CTNSP) in both Cyber/Information Technology and Counter-Insurgency.