Communications and information technology specialists Harris Corporation have hired Scott Mikuen as vice president and general counsel.
He succeeds Gene Cavallucci who is retiring in December after 20 years with the company.
Prior to his new appointment, Mikuen served as vice president-associate general counsel at the corporation. He has experience in corporate governance, SEC compliance, finance, and M&A. He began his career with Harris Corporation in 1996.
“Scott is an excellent lawyer with great legal instincts and a proven track record dealing in the complex world of compliance, governance and finance,” said Howard Lance, chairman, president and chief executive officer. “He is well qualified to be our next general counsel. We congratulate him on this promotion and look forward to the many contributions he will make as a member of our senior leadership team.”
Headquartered in Melbourne, Florida, Harris Corporation is home to more than 16,000 employees serving government and commercial markets in more than 150 countries.