Novakovic is of Serbian descent. Phebe Novakovic graduated from Smith College in Northampton, Massachusetts in 1979 and received an M.B.A. from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1988.
She is married in 2012.
Hoạt động và sự nghiệp
- Novakovic became General Dynamics’ chairman and CEO in January 2013. Before that, she served as president and COO.
- In 2017, 63% of revenue came from U.S. government contracts, positioning the defense giant to benefit from any increased military spending.
- In April 2018, GD completed a $9.7 billion acquisition CSRA with the aim of expanding IT support and military solutions for the government.
- In September 2017, the company received a $5 billion order to design the next version of the U.S. Navy’s ballistic-missile submarine.
- On the commercial aerospace side, the trademark Gulfstream G650 business jet aircraft, operates more than 280 G650s in 40 countries.