Infleqtion, a leading quantum information company, has announced the addition of Major General Kim Crider (Ret.) to its Advisory Board. With over 35 years of distinguished military service, General Crider brings unparalleled expertise in aerospace, information technology, cybersecurity, data analytics, strategy, governance, and digital transformation.
Throughout her illustrious career in the United States Air Force, General Crider managed multi-billion-dollar global operations and technology programs. She served as the Chief Technology and Innovation Officer for the United States Space Force, where she played a pivotal role in driving technological advancements. Additionally, she spearheaded the implementation of enterprise-data management portfolios within the Department of the Air Force, ensuring efficient and secure data utilization.
General Crider’s impact extends beyond her military achievements. She founded two specialized consulting firms and held a senior engineering position at the esteemed MITRE Corporation. At MITRE, she led critical engineering initiatives related to global enterprise networks, cybersecurity, and advanced surveillance radar systems for the Department of Defense and Homeland Security.
Infleqtion’s commitment to enhancing national security aligns perfectly with General Crider’s expertise. The company is at the forefront of developing quantum solutions for defense and commercial applications. As an advisor, General Crider will leverage her extensive experience to advance Infleqtion’s mission of boosting quantum technology and bolstering national security efforts.
The appointment of General Crider follows the recent additions of other esteemed military experts to Infleqtion’s Advisory Board. This includes Four-Star General Paul Funk, Retired United States Air Force Major General Cameron Holt, and Former Army Applications Lab Executive Director Jay Wisham. These appointments collectively strengthen the company’s strategic capabilities and ensure they have a deep understanding of both military requirements and innovative technology.
Infleqtion, with its headquarters in Austin, TX, and offices in various locations worldwide, is revolutionizing the field of quantum information. Their high-value quantum-enabled products and AI-powered solutions address critical market needs in fields such as global communication security, energy distribution, and quantum computing acceleration.
Join us in welcoming Major General Kim Crider (Ret.) to Infleqtion as she brings her immense expertise and insights to drive innovation and national security.