VariQ has announced the appointment of André Hicks as the company’s Senior Vice President of Service Delivery. André is an accomplished executive with 15+ years of experience in the government contracting industry, managing service delivery portfolios that included Cybersecurity, Information Technology, and Analytics within the Department of Defense, Intelligence Community, and Justice Department.

As VariQ’s SVP of Service Delivery, André will take on the oversight of client delivery, building VariQ’s strategic partnerships, and furthering its market focus. He brings leadership and innovation to VariQ, with focus on development of leading-edge capabilities to deliver innovative solutions. 

“We are pleased to welcome André to VariQ. His considerable experience in executive leadership and in the federal sector will be invaluable to the successful delivery of the mission critical services VariQ provides to government clients across our business portfolio,” Ben Edson commented.

André’s previous positions include VP of Business Development and Capture Operations and VP and Portfolio Manager of Federal Law Enforcement Cyber Security Solutions at Mantech. He started his defense contracting career in 2005 in business development and capture operations, focusing on growing cyber business in the Federal/Civilian and Intelligence Community (IC).

Founded in 2003, VariQ is a premier provider of Cybersecurity, Software Development, and Cloud services for today’s complex and dynamic client enterprise. VariQ specializes in architecting, engineering, and integrating cutting-edge technologies to deliver advanced solutions to 20+ federal, state, and local government departments and agencies. For more information, visit