Richard Walega

Senior Vice President

About Richard

As a Senior Vice President, Rich brings over 25 years of consulting experience to his leadership role within the firm.  Rich opened Navigator’s Baltimore/Washington office in 2008 and is responsible for managing Navigator’s consulting business in the region.  

Throughout his career, Rich has impacted the visibility, profitability, and performance of a diverse set of global organizations through effective management and leadership of mission critical business and IT programs. Rich brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in the delivery of consulting services with expertise in Program and Project Management, Organizational Change Management as well as deep State & local industry experience.  Rich also possesses a strong functional understanding of enterprise capabilities (HR, FIN, SCM and CRM) and enterprise solutions (Workday, PeopleSoft, Oracle and SAP).

Prior to Navigator, Rich worked at Accenture where he held several executive positions, including Account Executive for the State of Maryland, where he led all aspects of business development and client relationships for key accounts. Rich was also the Project Manager for several large and complex programs in Florida, Maryland, and Virginia. Rich also recently served as Accenture’s Global New Service Offerings Lead, where he managed new BPO business offering launches and go-to-market strategies for the Public Service operating group.

An active community leader, Rich is a board member of the Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults.  Rich holds a B.S. degree in Commerce & Engineering from Drexel University in Philadelphia, PA.