A master at managing and guiding projects to fruition, Adrian has more than 15 years’ experience in the design and implementation of multi-faceted IT services across the Department of Defense and IT industry. Proficient in cultivating relationships and collaborating with stakeholders at every level, he is esteemed for a direct, decisive, results-driven approach that yields superior IT and business solutions.
As managing director, Adrian oversees contract operations in tiag’s work with Fort Belvoir Community Hospital supporting all branches of military, Defense Information Systems Agency Global Directory Service, and Regional Health Command-Atlantic (Provisional), formerly known as Northern Regional Medical Command, providing IT support to the U.S. Government and Army.
A communicative leader with finesse in building teams and enhancing the expertise of highly skilled technical specialists, Adrian coaches each employee’s training, certification and professional development endeavors. Setting and maintaining high standards, he inspires excellence by emphasizing team strengths and the importance of individual roles in achieving customer success.
“I am passionate about the contracts I manage, and to meet and exceed customer expectations, it’s important for me to likewise maintain the happiness of our extremely competent, hard-working employees as they strive for customer success.”~ Adrian Farquhar
Drawing from extensive experience working in DoD environments, Adrian is swift in identifying customer needs, envisioning beneficial solutions, and suggesting strategies. In the way forward, Adrian incorporates the insights of his team members in decision-making, maximizing their collective expertise to generate the best outcomes for customers.
Adrian previously managed multiple programs and projects for tiag at Walter Reed Army Medical Command/North Atlantic Region Medical Command. Before joining tiag, he advanced initiatives at Defense Information Systems Agency as a project control analyst, and provided engineering and project management support to Verizon and Verizon Wireless.
Education & Credentials
- Bachelor of Science (BS) — Business Finance, Minor in Business Administration, University of Maryland University College, Adelphi, MD
- Project Management Professional (PMP) — Project Management Institute
- Project Management, Scheduling and Cost Control certifications — The George Washington University
- Business Project Management certification — University of Maryland University College