Jermon Bafaty is the Founder and CEO of Platinum Technologies (PT78), a Digital and IT Professional Services firm which implements integrated mission solutions for National Security, Defense and Public Sector organizations. The company was founded to unleash the value of siloed, purpose-built data, modernize legacy systems and improve information delivery for citizens, end users and our nation’s warfighters.
Prior to founding PT78, Jermon served in one of America’s premier programs for leadership and public service as a White House Fellow and senior adviser at the Department of Energy (DOE). His portfolio included Global Energy Security and Artificial Intelligence. As one of the principals responsible for creating the department’s Artificial Intelligence and Technology Office, he oversaw the program operations for the AI portfolio, coordinating the implementation of applied and basic scientific research initiatives within DOE’s national labs and offices including the Western Area Power Administration and the National Nuclear Security Administration.
Prior to his Fellowship, Jermon served in various senior leadership roles for multi-billion-dollar growth and profit and loss centers within the Federal technology industry at General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT), Leidos Corporation and Lockheed Martin Corporation.
In addition to leading PT78, Jermon serves as an Independent Director for Definitive Logic Corporation and Edgewater IT Corporation.
Jermon resides in the Washington D.C. metropolitan area with his wife and son.