Biography

Nominee for Member-at-Large


Donald M. Wix, Jr.

Director of International Customer Relations, Lockheed Martin Global Inc.
AmCham Member for 2 years, currently Platinum Member
U.S. Citizen

Donald M. Wix, Jr. has resided in Abu Dhabi since 2013 when he began serving as a Senior Expert Training Advisor to the U.A.E. Military at the Joint Aviation Command (JAC). In April 2017, Donald joined the Lockheed Martin team as Director of International Customer Relations. He is responsible for developing and managing corporate engagement, business development, strategy, and coordination of relationships in the U.A.E. Prior to this, Donald served 23 years in the U.S. Army. His final assignment was Headquarters, U.S. Special Operations Command as Test Director for rapid testing and experimentation within the Science and Technology Directorate, Program Manager for SOF VTOL UAS and Director of Test & Evaluation for the Program Executive Officer (PEO) for Rotary Wing Aircrafts. Donald also served in special operations, serving in the 160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment as a helicopter pilot. Additionally, he has served as platoon leader, executive officer and special mission unit liaison officer with numerous overseas deployments in support of National Command Authority Directives. Donald holds a BS Business Administration from Indiana University of Pennsylvania, a Master’s Degree from Webster University in Procurement and Acquisition and holds numerous acquisition certifications in Program Management and Logistics.