Noel Zamot is the founder and president of Corvus Analytics LLC, a company focused on providing cybersecurity risk assessments for aviation and critical infrastructure.
Prior to founding the company Noel held a variety of leadership roles in the aerospace industry. He led and managed profit/loss operations valued at $230M for a defense contractor providing cybersecurity R&D and engineering solutions to DoD and Federal customers. He has led internal and external consulting engagements focused on revenue growth and transition strategy, crafted strategic roadmaps for firm-wide contract transition, and led his teams to win back-to-back business performance awards.
Before entering industry, Noel served in the U.S. Air Force as a senior officer. He culminated his active duty career as the 39th commander of the U.S. Air Force’s elite Test Pilot School at Edwards Air Force Base, California. In that role he led development of the first formal curriculum to train military UAV test pilots, crafted the US Air Force’s framework for testing airborne systems in contested cyberspace environments, and significantly expanded the curriculum for spectrum operations, stealth, and survivability testing of advanced systems. During his career he served as a liaison in NATO, led a 1400 person team to win a $1M prize for installation-wide energy savings and developed initial operational concepts for counterspace operations and stealth platforms. He has logged over 1900 hours in over 30 different types of aircraft during his military career, including 100 hours of combat.
Noel has Aerospace Engineering degrees from MIT and the University of Michigan, as well as an MBA from MIT’s Sloan School of Management. He has also earned a Professional Management degree from ESAN in Lima, Peru, and a Master of Science in National Security Strategy from the National Defense University in Washington, D.C. He is on the Board of Directors of the International Test and Evaluation Association (ITEA), a member of the Society of Flight Test Engineers and the Association of Old Crows, an occasional glider pilot, avid mountain biker and chronic triathlete.