Retired Vice Admiral for the United States Navy, Tim Szymanski, Joins Trakka USA Defense as Advisor to Executive Directors

March 7, 2024

Bradenton Florida, 3/5/2024 – Trakka USA Defense, a leading provider of cutting-edge defense solutions, is pleased to announce the addition of Retired Vice Admiral, for the United States Navy Tim Szymanski to advise its Executive Directors.

Tim Szymanski brings a wealth of experience and expertise to the Trakka USA Defense team. As a former Vice Admiral for the United States Navy, Szymanski has demonstrated exceptional leadership and strategic vision. His proven track record in calculated command operations and military leadership aligns seamlessly with Trakka USA Defense’s commitment to innovation and excellence in the defense sector.

Tim Szymanski, VADM (retired), has had a distinguished career. Throughout his career as a Navy SEAL officer, he has held various leadership roles in Naval, joint and special operations assignments, including the former Deputy Commander of United States Special Operations Command and Commander Naval Special Warfare. He has commanded special operations and joint units deployed to combat operations in Afghanistan and Iraq. He has advised and assisted many foreign partners and allies in special operations force development, organization, and irregular warfare. Notably, Szymanski retired from active duty in January 2022 after contributing significantly to Naval Special Warfare, the Navy and national security.

In his role as Advisor to Trakka Defense’s Executive Directors, Szymanski will play a pivotal role in guiding Trakka USA Defense’s strategic direction, contributing valuable insights to drive the company’s growth and success. His deep industry knowledge and unwavering dedication to excellence make him a valuable addition to the leadership team.

Trakka USA Defense CEO, Dan Kiehl, expressed enthusiasm about Szymanski joining Trakka USA Defense, stating, “We are thrilled to welcome Tim Szymanski to advise our Executive team. His wealth of experience and strategic insight will be instrumental as we continue to innovate and deliver world-class solutions for the defense industry. Tim’s addition reinforces our commitment to assembling a high-caliber team to drive Trakka USA Defense’s success.”

Tim Szymanski also shared his excitement about joining Trakka, stating, “I am honored to take on this role advising the Executive Directors at Trakka USA Defense. The company has a strong reputation for developing and delivering innovative defense solutions. I am eager to contribute to its continued success. I look forward to working closely with the talented team at Trakka USA Defense to achieve our shared goals.”