Robert Trice has been elected to the board of directors of Affymetrix, the company said last week.
Trice is currently the senior vice president for business development at Lockheed Martin and chairman and CEO of Lockheed Martin Global.
Before joining Lockheed Martin in 1996, Trice served as vice president and general manager for business development at McDonnell Douglas Aerospace for six years.
Additionally, Trice is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and serves as co-chairman of the US-Danish Business Council. Also, Trice is an associate fellow of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, and past chairman of the International Council of the Aerospace Industries Association.
Trice holds a BA from the College of William and Mary and an MA and PhD in political science from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.