Vice President, Global Defense Solutions, Sarcos Defense
Matt Vogt serves as Vice President of Global Defense Solutions for Sarcos Defense. In this role, he is responsible for strategic customer engagements and partnerships, business development, customer-funded research and development, and domestic and international sales.
Prior to Sarcos, Vogt was Senior Director of Business Development at AeroVironment, Inc., a global leader in unmanned aircraft systems. For almost 10 years, Matt led business development efforts for customers in the Department of Defense, Department of Homeland Security, Department of Justice, Department of Defense Labs, multiple international governments and militaries, and various corporate entities. While at AeroVironment, he also led the MacCready Works business development market segment, a group focused on classified programs, customer-funded research and development projects, and merger and acquisition activities.
Vogt began his professional career as a U.S. Marine Corps AV-8B Harrier attack pilot and later served as a Marine Special Operations Command Forward Air Controller and Joint Terminal Attack Controller.
Vogt holds a Bachelor’s degree in Politics from Princeton University and an MBA from the University of Southern California.