Sarcos Announces Appointment of Laura Peterson as Interim President and Chief Executive Officer
Former Boeing executive and current member of Sarcos board of directors brings decades of leadership experience as Company enters commercialization phase of its history
Peterson, who currently serves on the Sarcos Board of Directors, brings an extensive understanding of the strategic considerations and challenges associated with complex, technology-intensive global industries. Her career and corporate board experience span multinational industrial, high-growth technology, and transportation sectors.
During her 22-year Boeing aerospace career, she held a series of executive positions and served on the Executive Leadership Team of three
Peterson is a member of the Board of Directors of
“It is an honor to work with the Sarcos team at this important time, as we transition from being primarily a research and development organization to manufacturing and commercializing our award-winning robotic systems. The market opportunity across numerous industries, including aviation, construction, shipyard, solar, subsea/underwater and others is enormous. We are well positioned to capitalize on the compelling opportunity to enable the industrial workforce of the future through robotics while helping to address the drastic labor shortages across industries, and simultaneously increasing worker safety.” said Peterson.
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