Matthew Clarke, a retired U.S. ArmyÂ colonel, has joined TAPE LLCÂ as vice president of modeling, simulation and training at the company’s Strong Point Research division.
The company said WednesdayÂ that Clarke begins work for his new role this monthÂ and will leadÂ aÂ division that was formed following TAPE’s acquisition ofÂ Strong Point Research in September 2013.
“This executive role requires a leader who can promote TAPE’s MS&T capabilities, recruit the highest-caliber talent and offer our clients innovative solutions,” said Louisa Jaffe, TAPEÂ CEOand president.
Clarke is a former director of the Army Research Lab Simulation and Training Technology Center and has 10 years of experience in combat systems and training.
At TAPE, he will oversee the company’s servicesÂ government and defense clientsÂ in areas such asÂ simulation-based combat exercises, program management modeling and classroom-based education.