David Pearl

Senior Director, General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT)


David Pearl is a Senior Director with General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT), a fortune 500 company and the fourth largest company providing services to the US government.  Mr. Pearl leads GDIT’s technology support to the US State Department Bureau for Information and Resource Management.  His teams support State by providing technology and cyber security services to over 100,000 endpoints across the world.

Prior to his current role with GDIT, Mr. Pearl spent more than 30 years in support of international organizations where he led or was a senior member of the practice for Deloitte, PwC, KPMG, and Grant Thornton.  Mr. Pearl holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting and finance from Virginia Tech, a Master’s in Business Administration with a dual concentration in Finance and Information Technology Management from The George Washington University, and a Masters in Cyber Engineering with highest distinction from the University of Maryland Global Campus.