Location: Fairfax, VA
President and CEO
Sevatec, Inc. specializes in data sciences, cyber engineering and cloud solutions. The company holds prime contracts on multiple award vehicles across the federal government. “Sevatec is founded on the concept of lifelong service,” says president and CEO Balan Ayyar.
Words of Wisdom: “Never give up and always strive to be the best regardless of what is happening around you.”
Sevatec employs 31 veterans. “Our promise to our clients starts with our ability to fulfill our promise to our employees,” Ayyar says. “We provide our employees competitive salaries and benefits, and appropriately reward their successes. We retain our employees for the long term through fair and equitable treatment, advancement opportunities, and through our culture of service.” Sevatec’s Open Appraisal Review (SOAR) process is designed to discuss progress, recognize achievements, promote recognition and help employees grow within the company.
Sevatec provides web-based and instructor-led training opportunities for professional, manager and leadership development. That includes more than 1,800 free online courses, 8,000 videos and 95 pathways to certifications through the Sevatec Interactive Learning Center. The company also has established a Chief Technology Council and Growth Team, which Ayyar calls “two unique forums where the technical visionaries of our firm interact with senior leadership and introduce new technologies and innovative ideas that directly impact our growth and success.”