Executive Management Team
John Boyer completed degrees with Texas Tech University, University of San Diego, and Georgetown ESADE and is also a combat veteran having served the United States Marine Corps in Iraq. In 2009, John launched the team’s first project to build a footwear manufacturing facility in Afghanistan and has since been leading projects supporting CENTCOM activities throughout Central Asia and the expansion of KVG activities abroad.
Elisha Abbott is a combat veteran having served multiple tours with the United States Marine Corps in Iraq. He earned a Masters Degree from the University of San Diego and spent several years in working projects in Mexico before joining the Afghanistan footwear project. Eli led KVG efforts to expand into Central Asia and Eastern Europe and was responsible for the development of sourcing and supply chain development in South East Asia.
Vice President of Administration
Shawn leads the KVG support team. He manages the daily operation of the systems that make KVG capable of being a global business. Shawn is well versed in Compliance and Control measures and skilled at strategic planning. He is a graduate of Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania.
Vice President of Operations
Thibault holds a Master's in Civil Engineering from ESTP, Paris. With 7 years of experience in Central Africa, he is used to working in austere and challenging environments. He is a field tested certified Project Manager (PMP) in construction, operational support services, and maintenance.
C. Darren Evans
Vice President of Business Development
C. Darren Evans is a retired U.S. Army Special Forces Officer with over 20 years of experience, ranging from leading Special Operations Forces to shaping U.S. foreign policy as a Defense Attaché. His private sector expertise is developing business in emerging markets and post-conflict countries. Darren is responsible for leading new business and managing strategic relationships.
Global Operations Team
Global Operations Manager
Shuhrat Murodilloev is an experienced project and logistics support manager having successfully supported DOD projects in Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan as well as quality control efforts throughout Asia. He is fluent in English, Russian, Tajik, Uzbek and Farsi and familiar with cultural intricacies in the diverse Central Asian region. Shuhrat is a graduate of the American University of Central Asia and spent several years developing new business in Tajikistan and travelling the United States.
Global Operations Manager
Michał Sękiewicz leads KVG operations in the Northern Europe region. He is a graduate in strategic management and market research, holding both a bachelor's and master’s degrees from the Kozminski University and Collegium Civitas University in Warsaw, Poland. He is an experienced project manager, with the proven ability to lead international and complex projects for US Government. Michał’s in-depth knowledge of European markets gives the advantage to integrate local realities with highest DOD standards and demands.
Program Manager | KVG Supply
Chris Jipa comes from an IT & Telecom oriented background and oversees KVG’s JOSE operations. Mr. Jipa manages the development of the e-commerce platform, required for this project and oversees all daily operations. He also has robust experience in sourcing, procurement, customer and supplier management with extensive relationships across Europe. He successfully completed the Hyperion University’s curriculum, in Bucharest, Romania, with specialty in Journalism and Science of Communication. He is fluent in English and Romanian and intermediate in German.