Chief Strategy Officer and Executive Vice President for Corporate Development
Frank Pandolfe is Caliburn’s Chief Strategy Officer and Executive Vice President for Corporate Development. He is responsible for corporate integration, innovation, and business development. Before joining Caliburn, Mr. Pandolfe served as a commissioned officer in the United States Navy for 37 years, retiring with the rank of Vice Admiral. At sea, he commanded a destroyer, destroyer squadron, aircraft carrier strike group, Naval Striking and Support Forces NATO, and the United States Sixth Fleet. Ashore, he served in the White House, United Nations, Joint Staff, and Navy Staff. He was the U.S. military’s lead strategist and planner as the Director for Strategic Plans and Policy (J-5) on the Joint Staff. His final assignment was Assistant to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, where he was the chairman’s representative to the Secretary of State. Following his military career, Mr. Pandolfe founded Pan Global Strategies, a consultancy specializing in strategic planning, risk assessment, and executive education. He serves on the boards of Michael Baker International, the Army Distaff Foundation at Knollwood, and the Naval Historical Foundation. Mr. Pandolfe holds a B.S. degree from the United States Naval Academy, and M.A.L.D. and Ph.D. degrees from The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University.