Jon BrooksChief Legal Officer and Senior Vice President of Corporate Development
Jon Brooks leads the company’s legal, compliance, contracts and procurement functions, as well as drives the company’s corporate development efforts to accelerate growth through M&A and other strategic transactions. He brings 20 years of transactional, legal, and compliance experience to this role.
Prior to joining Dovel, Brooks served as Vice President, Mergers and Acquisitions, and Deputy General Counsel for Engility Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:EGL). In this role he successfully led multiple transactions including Engility’s sale to Science Applications International Corporation (NYSE: SAIC), valued at over $2 billion, as well as the acquisitions of TASC, Inc. and Dynamics Research Corporation. Before Engility, Brooks was a legal and compliance executive at OSI Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a biotechnology company that was sold to Astellas Pharmaceuticals in a transaction valued at approximately $4 billion.
Brooks received his Bachelor’s degree from Harvard University, and his law degree from Boston College. Brooks is involved in a number of charitable activities, including his service on the board of directors of Byte Back, a DC-area non-profit, and as alumni board member of Boston College Law School.