Greg Hyslop is vice president and general manager of Boeing Research & Technology, the advanced central research and development unit of The Boeing Company. Hyslop leads a team of nearly 4,000 employees that provide innovative system solutions and technologies in support of Boeing’s existing programs and products, as well as breakthrough technologies for the creation of new products and business opportunities.
Boeing Research & Technology solutions apply to Boeing Commercial Airplanes and Boeing Defense, Space & Security as well as the U.S. Departments of Defense and Homeland Security, the Federal Aviation Administration and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Boeing Research & Technology employees are primarily located in Seattle, St. Louis and Southern California. Other locations include Philadelphia; Washington, D.C.; Huntsville, Ala.; Madrid, Spain; Brisbane and Melbourne, Australia; Bangalore, India; and Beijing, China.
Before being named to this role in February 2013, Hyslop served as vice president and general manager of Boeing Strategic Missile & Defense Systems (SM&DS) since March 2009. SM&DS provides integrated solutions for missile defense, strategic missile systems and is involved in developing several directed energy technologies and systems.
Hyslop also has held Boeing leadership posts with the Ground-based Midcourse Defense program, the Airborne Laser program and the Special Projects-Dallas team. In addition, he's supported a number of cruise missile programs including Tomahawk, Harpoon, Standoff Land Attack Missile (SLAM) and Standoff Land Attack Missile – Expanded Response (SLAM-ER) since joining the McDonnell Douglas Astronautics Company, now part of Boeing, in 1982 as a guidance and control engineer.
Hyslop received his Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering from the University of Nebraska, a Master of Science degree in mathematics from the University of Nebraska, and his Doctor of Science degree in systems science and mathematics from Washington University in St. Louis, where he also served as an adjunct professor.