Steve Gerber serves as the President and CEO of Quest Defense Systems and Solutions business and is responsible for providing the leadership and growth of this venture. In his 14 years at Quest Global, Steve has held various leadership roles in new business development and account management.
Steve is a 41-year veteran of the Aerospace industry and brings a diverse executive leadership background in P and L management, business development, sales, program management, and engineering. Prior to joining Quest Global, Steve’s most recent assignment was leading the sales efforts for TechnoSoft, Inc., a Cincinnati-based engineering software technology concern. Steve had a 21-year career with Pratt & Whitney in various roles, including Joint Strike Fighter Concept Demonstrator Program Manager, Turbine Module Center Product Director, and Aftermarket Repair Engineering Director. After leaving Pratt & Whitney, Steve led the UTC corporate account for the Belcan Corporation.
Steve holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Michigan State University and an MBA from the Sloan Fellows Program at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Steve wholeheartedly embraces the philosophy of “being a coach, not a critic” and follows Ted Lasso’s notion of “being curious, not judgmental.” With a firm belief that every day presents an opportunity for personal growth, he is dedicated to leading teams that tackle some of the most difficult challenges faced by the Defense industry.