Jack Hughes

Board Member and Executive Council

Jack Hughes

Jack Hughes is the Principal Consultant of Altus Associates and serves as a member on Riphean Investments Advisory Board.

Bringing 25 years of government contracting M&A experience to our Board, Jack supports strategic discussions, advises on future initiatives and supports the growth of portfolio companies.

Jack most recently served for 6 years as EVP and CFO of Alion Science and Technology Corporation, where he assisted in growing the company from $200MM to $750MM in annual revenues thru 11 major acquisitions. His career includes Senior Vice President and CFO at BTG where he directed its IPO and closed 6 major acquisitions.

Prior to BTG, he was a senior executive with ManTech International, where he helped grow the company from $4MM to $200MM thru 14 acquisitions. Jack has been the Chairman of Altus Board of Advisors since 2002 and worked with Altus as a consultant prior to that time.

Jack graduated from Frostburg State University with a BS degree in Business/Economics; post-graduate studies in contract law and government procurement.

Altus Associates
  • Over 25 Years of Government Contracting Mergers and Acquisitions Experience
  • Principal Consultant, Altus Associates
  • Founder and Principal, Phoenix Financial and Advisory Services
  • Angel Investor in Technology Companies