Robert Morrissey

President, Japan Defense and Aerospace and Consulting Services (JDACS)

Bob is currently head of Japan Defense and Aerospace and Consulting Services (JDACS), assisting domestic and international companies in Japan and the Indo-Pacific region.

Previously Bob was the senior executive representing Raytheon in Japan, responsible for Raytheon’s strategic relationships with customers and industrial partners in country, also responsible for coordinating Raytheon’s business unit executives across the company to develop and maintain a one-Raytheon approach to business in Japan. Raytheon International, Inc. (RII), Raytheon’s central resource for entering the global market at that time, identified opportunities and provided solutions to its international customers.

Prior to this role, Bob worked for the Japan Patriot Program as the Systems Engineering and Software Solutions Manager as well as the business area chief engineer for the Japan Patriot Program. In that role he was responsible for overseeing all technical aspects of the Japan Patriot program, including Systems Engineering, Integration, System Software, Production and production testing and proposal review. Bob was also responsible for the Japan Patriot business development as the capture lead, working with the major players in Japan industry and government, as well as the key US defense organizations and agencies responsible for the international defense market.

Bob spent 24 years in Japan in various roles and responsibilities supporting US and Japanese defense industry.  Mr. Morrissey worked at Raytheon for 39 years before retiring in 2021. He holds a BSEE from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, with a major study in microwave engineering.

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