Colonel (USMC, Ret.)
Alan Baldwin, Colonel, USMC (retired), served for more than 30 years in infantry, reconnaissance, and intelligence assignments. He held command and staff positions in the 1st and 3rd Marine Divisions, I MEF and at the joint level. His command assignments included Rifle platoon, Sniper Platoon, Rifle Company, and Reconnaissance Company. He commanded at the Joint level while also serving in a number of key staff positions in peacetime and in combat, including as the Senior Marine Intelligence Officer for the initial Operation Iraqi Freedom operations. Baldwin is the Market and Strategy Leader for IBM’s Global Defense Industry as well as for IBM’s Intelligent Transportation Systems Global Industry. He is responsible for the business development and strategy for these two global business areas. Baldwin is a graduate of the Florida State University with a Bachelor of Arts in History and English. He also holds advanced degrees in International Relations and National Security and Strategic Studies as well as advanced studies in Strategic Intelligence.