Overseeing the operations of Cubic’s two business divisions, Cubic Transportation Systems and Cubic Mission & Performance Solutions, Feldmann implements management and operation processes as well as overall strategic vision for the corporation. He was appointed to the board of directors in May 2014 and was elected as chairman of the board in February 2018.
As president and CEO, Feldmann managed the 2021 sale and transition of Cubic from a publicly traded company to private ownership. Throughout his tenure, he has led several transformational initiatives, such as the creation of the Cubic Innovation Social System – a framework that enables Cubic individuals and teams to rapidly transform ideas into differentiated, user-centric products and services that solve Cubic customers’ most difficult problems. Under Feldmann’s leadership, Cubic took important steps to transform the company’s global IT infrastructure into a scalable, efficient and effective system through the rollout of the Global Enterprise Management (GEM) initiative. Cubic’s Diversity & Inclusion initiative seeks to increase Cubic’s diverse employee population and supplier base to positively drive innovation, recruiting, talent development and corporate responsibility priorities that benefit employees, customers and the communities which Cubic serves.
Feldmann is a graduate of the Stanford Executive Institute and holds a Master of Business Administration with honors from San Diego State University. He is also a distinguished graduate of the U.S. Air Force Academy with a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering and a top graduate of the USAF Squadron Officer School.
Feldmann is NACD (National Association of Corporate Directors) Directorship Certified™. He is an active member of the National Defense Industrial Association, serving as a board member, executive committee member and the finance committee chair. He is a Fellow of the National Association of Corporate Directors and serves on the board of UrbanLife as finance committee chair. Feldmann also serves on the Aerospace Industries Associations Board of Governors and was on the executive committee from 2017-2019.
Feldmann was recently honored as a San Diego Business Journal CEO of the Year (2021) and listed as one of their Most Influential People in 2021. In 2020, he was recognized as one of Wall Street Journal CEO Council's World's Most Influential Business Leaders. Feldmann earned the CERT certificate in Cybersecurity Oversight from the NACD and was honored by the Corporate Directors Forum as Director of the Year for Corporate Governance in 2018. In 2017, he was recognized as Most Admired CEO by the San Diego Business Journal for his exceptional organizational leadership and was awarded with the Bronze Stevie® Award in the Executive of the Year category by the American Business Awards. In 2016, Feldmann also received the Duane Roth Distinguished Contribution Award for Technology by CONNECT for his contributions in elevating San Diego as a global innovation economy.
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