The Path IAP followed to their current success

IAP is one of the leading companies when it comes to the provision of logistics and procurement services both to the government and individuals. The company, which has been in operation since 1953, has helped the American Military and many other organizations with these services. Over the years, the company has grown through leaps and bounds to become the premium service provider that it is today.

One of the earliest projects they ever took part in was the building of the space launch complex in Florida. After completion of the complex, the company oversaw the launch of more than 2500 space shuttles on Hoovers.  After this project, they started expanding their programs to master planning of airports, management of construction projects and other engineering services provision.

The next step in the growth of the business was the acquisition by Johnson Controls, Inc. After the acquisition, Pam Am world services became the leader in the operation, maintaining and managing military bases and other business facilities. The new company was known as Johnson Control Worldwide Services Inc.

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The inception of IAP started when the company was contracted to provide generator supplies to the US troops in Saudi Arabia. After the successful completion of this project, the company was hired to fully support the US troops during operation desert storm. IAP Worldwide Services has since become a trusted partner of the US military and is always called upon when there is a project that needs handling.

IAP Worldwide Services has also been involved in several other projects. For instance, they have just finished helping Afghanistan create and control their own air traffic control systems. The project, which was completed in July has been described as very risk has made it possible for the government of the country to coordinate their own air travel, something they haven’t been able to do since the war started.

The company is now a trusted partner to the US military and they have been carrying out other projects such as temporary and mobile power generation, international procurement, transport and emergency disaster management on careercast.com. Recently, the company acquired two smaller companies from DRS technologies. The two have been merged together and will form the engineering and ports control arm of the company.

Raj Fernando Career and Givings

Raj Fernando is a successful entrepreneur who is the founder and the chief executive officer of Scoutahead. Raj Fernando graduated from Beloit College where he achieved bachelor’s degree in economics and history. Raj also studied at the University College London.

Fernando began his career while still pursuing his studies where he worked as a volunteer at Chicago Mercantile Exchange. He worked his way up through various ranks in Chicago Mercantile Exchange and also in Chicago Board of Trade.

In 2002, Raj Fernando started his company known as Chopper Trading. The company began as a small fixed-income trading company but experienced phenomenal growth through its lifetime. In order to remain competitive, raj invested substantial time and resources to innovative technology which resulted to the efficient and most reliable tools for the traders at their disposal.

Chopper Trading began in an office with only four people, under the leadership of Raj Fernando it grew to over 250 employees. The company traded and did business with major foundations such as CME, LSE, ICE, Nasdaq and Eurex among others.

Later in 2006, Raj sold Chopper Trading to DRW which is also a Chicago-based trading firm. Raj then founded Scoutahead the same year. An internet startup company that is designed to improve and transform enterprise communications, professional growth and productivity of the business through an advanced communication system. Raj serves as the chief executive officer of the company.

Raj also features and sits as a board member of various organizations including American Security Project and is also a member of Chicago Council on Global Affairs. He serves on the Foreign Policy Leadership Committee.

Raj is also a philanthropic activist and has supported various charitable events and programs including serving on the board of directors for PAWS Chicago and also I the Board of Trustees at Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Raj actively participates in a no-kill animal shelter program among other programs such as wounded warriors.