November 16, 2019
Navy acquisition restructuring reflects response to supply-chain security challenge
The Navy is restructuring several high-level acquisition directorates in part to address new cyber supply-chain security requirements, and includes the recent establishment of a new senior civilian position for sustainment, according to a memo obtained by Inside Defense.
The changes, outlined in an undated memo signed by Navy acquisition executive Hondo Geurts, went into effect Tuesday. The memo details the responsibilities of a recently announced new deputy assistant secretary of the Navy (DASN) for sustainment, which include implementation of...