FedBid names former Deloitte partner as president

Glenn Richardson also served at Arthur Andersen and was in the military for 15 years

FedBid Inc. of Vienna, Va., today named Glenn Richardson as its new president, the company said in a news release.

Richardson will direct FedBid’s public sector operations, which handled more than $875 million of transactions in 2009, the company said.

FedBid’s chief executive officer Ali Saadat said Richardson’s “experience mirrors FedBid’s business strategy, as he has successfully bridged and strengthened both government and private sector organizations throughout his career.”

Richardson is a former partner at Deloitte and Arthur Andersen. He also served 15 years in the military.

In October, FedBid, a reverse-auction services provider, said government buyers had used its online marketplace to purchase more than $875 million worth of products and commodities in fiscal 2009, more than a 20 percent increase over 2008.

About the Author

Matthew Weigelt is a freelance journalist who writes about acquisition and procurement.

Reader Comments

Please post your comments here. Comments are moderated, so they may not appear immediately after submitting. We will not post comments that we consider abusive or off-topic.

Please type the letters/numbers you see above

What is your e-mail address?

My e-mail address is:

Do you have a password?

Forgot your password? Click here


  • VIDEO: Explore the 2019 M&A Trends

    Editor Nick Wakeman interviews Kevin DeSanto of the investment bank KippsDeSanto about the highlights of their annual M&A survey and trends driving acquisitions in the federal space. Read More


    In our latest Project 38 Podcast, editor Nick Wakeman and senior staff writer Ross Wilkers discuss the major news events so far in 2019 and what major trends are on the horizon. Read More

contracts DB

Washington Technology Daily

Sign up for our newsletter.

Terms and Privacy Policy consent

I agree to this site's Privacy Policy.