Lieutenant General (Retired) Michael Tucker culminated his 44-year Army career as commander of First Army and now joins the Board of Directors at 4C North America.
“Michael Tucker’s extensive experience in every facet of training, from the individual to large organizational level, is a great asset to 4C North America’s customers. He is a true master at establishing training requirements and achieving high standards using objective based outcomes, and we are delighted to welcome him to our Board of Directors”, says Christer Kjellkvist, MD 4C North America.
Valuable market insights
Michael Tucker’s career of solving complex organizational problems culminated as the commander of First Army, charged with training readiness of all Army National Guard and US Army Reserve units (over 500,000 troops).
“With over 20 years’ experience in operations and training, Michael Tucker will further enhance our Capability Development solution and bring valuable market insights. In less than one year, he created a 37% increase in capacity while saving $12 million USD annually and that kind of achievement is what we jointly will bring to the market,” says Andreas Hedskog, Founder and Executive Chairman at 4C Strategies.
“The experience as Deputy Director at Walter Reed Army Medical Center, answering the need to properly care for our soldiers and families, was the most challenging and rewarding of my entire career so far. I am very impressed with 4C North America and look forward to sharing my experiences with the highly capable Board of Directors”, says Michael Tucker. “The Army forces you out of your comfort zone and challenges you. Now, it’s time for my next big challenge.”
Michael Tucker’s role at 4C North America will initially be as a Member of the Board of Directors, and the company also sees future potential in utilizing his skills in the customer context.
Michael Tucker’s previous work experience includes:
- Department of the Army Assistant Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations, Plans and Training.
- Commanding General, Second Infantry Division
- Chief of Operations, International Security Forces, Afghanistan
- Association of the United States Army
- Second Infantry Division Association
- First Armored Division Association
- Military Officer Association of America
About 4C North America
From its head office in Washington, D.C. 4C North America offers a similar portfolio of systems, innovative solutions and services in North America that have created cost-effective and efficient support to military, governments and industry in Europe for the last 16 years.
4C’s customers include international organizations such as NATO and UNDP, military institutions such as the UK Ministry of Defence and the Swedish Armed Forces, Emergency Services providers including the London Fire Brigade and corporate customers such as Volvo and GE.
Exonaut™, 4C’s software suite, delivers a single toolkit to manage the enterprise-wide development and validation of both compliance with strategic, operational and regulatory requirements and of the capabilities required to ensure strategic and operational readiness. Its real-time tracking system delivers ‘live’ dashboard reports to senior management on performance, compliance status and risks across the organization.