Christopher Arnold


“One-part global sales, one-part requirements integrator, and two parts crisis-fixer; shaken. I love what we do because I love seeing our team make your international business dreams a reality!”
– Christopher Arnold, Principal

As a strategist, innovator, and Principal of DTS, Christopher is responsible for advancing the company’s initiatives. Christopher is highly experienced in the development of business, product, and program management with a focus on international sales. He specializes in integrating defense trade processes into international business capture and program management activities. His passion is derived from working with clients in developing strategies for foreign military sales (FMS) and direct commercial sales (DCS) that synchronize USG requirements into a plan that can be successfully executed.

  • University of Colorado at Boulder, Bachelor of Arts in Human Geography, Minor in Military History
  • United States Air Force Squadron Officers School, Graduate
  • United States Marine Corps Amphibious Warfare School, Graduate
  • United States Army Rotary Wing Flight School, Distinguished Graduate
  • Director of Strategic Development, General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc.
  • AME Unmanned Air Systems, Inc. (AME) from an unmanned aircraft prototyping start-up, into an international unmanned systems provider acquired by Lockheed Martin Corporation
  • Integration Engineer and Program Manager, Sierra Nevada Corporation
  • Aircraft Maintenance Officer, United States Air Force
  • UH-60 Medical Evacuation Pilot, United States Army
  • Joint Operations Center Manager – Eastern Afghanistan Aviation Operations, United States Army
  • UH-72A Lakota MEDEVEC Pilot, Army National Guard
  • iPhone or Android? iPhone
  • Iron Man or Captain America? Iron Man
  • What superpower would you like to have? Read Minds