MIKE CAIMONA

Chief Customer Officer

Mike Caimona is the Chief Customer Officer at Aurora Flight Sciences, a Boeing Company, responsible for aligning strategy, marketing, and new business growth in a customer-centric approach. Caimona joined Aurora from Boeing NeXt where he led the Common Solutions group that developed key technology solutions for future mobility.

With 25 years of experience leading innovative technology organizations focused on customer mission success, Caimona has held program and business development leadership roles across Boeing’s Autonomous Systems and Intelligence & Analytics organizations. He was previously the executive vice president at Kestrel Enterprises, a Boeing acquisition in 2009.

Caimona served in the U.S. Navy, climbing the ranks from enlisted intelligence specialist to intelligence officer. His deployments included the Middle East, the Mediterranean, and North Atlantic areas, providing direct support to Operations Noble Anvil, Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom. Caimona supported missions vital to national security and the Global War on Terrorism. He was charged with evaluating technology to enhance the Navy’s technical and analytic effectiveness.

Caimona holds a master’s degree in strategic intelligence with a concentration in competitive intelligence from American Military University, a Master of Science in management from Troy University, and a Bachelor of Science in mathematics from Westminster College. Through his philanthropy efforts, Caimona is a vocal advocate for providing mental health support across the active duty military and veteran community.