Paul A. Dillahay

President and Chief Executive Officer


Since his arrival in 2016, NCI president and chief executive officer, Paul Dillahay, has transformed the company into a recognized leader in innovative solutions for government. He has more than 20 years of executive-level experience in the government IT services industry and is a well-known change agent. Paul has committed to investing in partnerships with other companies to bring cutting-edge technology to NCI’s customers. Under his direction, NCI launched a full artificial intelligence (AI) division that offers AI-as-a-Service within their signature framework, Shai, which stands for Scaling Humans with Artificial Intelligence.

Paul has proven experience delivering sustainable top-line growth, operational excellence and process improvement. He oversees all company operations, as well as development and execution of the company’s growth strategy, including strategic transactions.

Before joining NCI, Paul served as executive vice president for CACI’s health and litigation solutions group, as well as executive vice president of corporate development. Prior to CACI, Paul served as president and CEO at ASRC Federal, following his position as chief operating officer there. In addition, Paul’s career has included such positions as chief strategy officer for Anthem’s federal government solutions business, executive in residence for Seabury Aerospace Group, president and COO of USIS, and vice president of operations for a defense division at Lockheed Martin.

Paul holds a bachelor’s degree in management science from Lock Haven University. He also completed executive education at both the Kellogg School of Management and the Harvard Business School.