Appointed by Council (2010). Chief Executive of Chemring Group PLC (2005-2012). Non-Executive Director of AZ Electronics Materials Plc (2011). Career in Defence Industry spanning over 25 years. Managing Director, Naval Marine for Rolls Royce PLC (2000-2005), Managing Director, Thomson UK Holdings Limited (1998-2000), Chief Executive, Missile Electronics Ltd (1995-1998), Elected to Council for A|D|S (2006-) and to the National Defence Industries Council (2008-).