As the company’s Corporate Development Officer, Mostek focuses on the company’s Merger and Acquisition (M&A) initiatives by developing strategies and rationale for M&A transactions. He led all diligence and transaction-related activities by performing rigorous market analysis on prospective acquisition candidates to inform strategic rationale and approach. Prior to this role, Mostek was the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) responsible for Cognosante’s financial strategy to support rapid growth and process implementation.
Kevin has been integral to Cognosante’s business growth through his previous leadership roles in Contracts and later as CFO. He brings keen insights to how to extend that vision into a strong M&A strategy that will accelerate the company’s growth. As Chief Contracts Officer, he led teams, partnerships, proposals, pricing, business strategies, contracts, and solution development activities. As Cognosante’s CFO, he oversaw the annual budget process, forecasting, financial performance, and financial analysis and drove standard and ad hoc analysis to help guide corporate decisions and support strategic merger and acquisition opportunities.
Before Cognosante, Kevin worked at ArgonST, which later became Boeing, for more than seven years as Director of Finance. He led Boeing’s global effort to improve command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (C4ISR) systems and cybersecurity service delivery and efficiency by reducing $100 million of recurring costs, which improved the Federal government’s schedule execution on mission-critical programs. Prior to ArgonST, he worked as Director for Capital One as part of the leadership team responsible for rebuilding the company’s $1 billion data warehouse and billing system. His efforts focused on customer-driving program strategies targeting risk, resource utilization, end-user adoption, and training.
Kevin holds a Master of Science in Engineering from Purdue University and a Bachelor of Science in Engineering from Lehigh University.