Security Sector Services

Security Sector Services - CEV Associates

CEVA applies its core competencies and the vast experience of our individual leaders to the challenges of assisting governments in establishing, sustaining and supporting their security sectors – military and police.

CEVA’s overarching purposes in all the services we provide to security sectors around the world are to:

  • Develop and sustain professional security forces – military and police.
  • Enhance respect for – and adherence to – the Rule of Law.
  • Establish and sustain strategy-based forces that are resourced through a transparent system of planning and budgeting.

CEVA’s security sector services are based on General Vuono’s Six Imperatives and include:

General Vuano's Six Imperatives
  • Training and education, including systems development and management
  • Ministerial and organizational capacity building
  • National security strategy and operational planning
  • Systems development
  • Leader development, including senior leader seminars

CEVA’s leaders and security sector services teams have decades of experience in supporting both the U.S. Department of Defense and its constituent Combatant Commands, and foreign governments around the world.

Warfighter Focus:

The Warfighter Field Operations Customer Support (FOCUS) program is a U.S. Army program under the Program Executive Office, Simulation, Training and Instrumentation, to consolidate operations and maintenance, systems integration and engineering support services for the Army's live, virtual and constructive training systems. CEVA is a member of the Raytheon-led Warrior Training Alliance that operates the Warfighter Focus contract.


Our Leaders:

CEVA is led by individuals of towering reputation, a deep and abiding commitment to excellence in outcomes and unshakeable integrity.

Key CEVA leaders include:

General Carl Vuovo

General (Retired)
Carl E. Vuono

31st Chief of Staff of the US Army, former President of a highly successful capacity building company. Under his leadership, his company grew from a start-up to revenues of $1.4B in fifteen years.

Mr. Michael Kirby

Former Deputy Under Secretary of the US Army, Former Executive at CSC.

Dr. Christopher Shoemaker

Former White House staff member, Former SVP for strategy at two major US companies.

CEVA is the managing partner of CEVA Health Consortium.
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