Gary is a specialist in strategic business development, commercial, programme, operations and supply chain management. He has over 34 years of Aerospace & Defence industry experience – 28 years as a consultant. He supports OEM, 1st-tier, Government & Private Equity clients with strategy, tactical execution and turnarounds – drawing on decades of experience, know how, market intelligence and supporting insights. He grows clients’ market share (including over $1Bn of contract wins), opens new markets, improves operational performance, reduces costs and cuts spend. Gary has led several technology, aircraft aerostructure, engine and systems development and transfer programmes as well as managing and optimising global supply chains. He is a qualified aeronautical engineer and Fellow of the Royal Aeronautical Society.

Expertise

  • Strategic business development
  • Commercial & programme management
  • Operations & supply chain management
  • Cost & spend reduction
  • Market Intelligence
  • Manufacturing Technology
  • Advanced Composites
  • Manufacturing Engineering
  • Project Engineering
  • Tooling Engineering
  • Mediation
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Middle East
  • North America

Organisations

  • Airbus
  • BAE Systems
  • Boeing
  • Fokker
  • GKN
  • GDC / PFW
  • Mubadala
  • Rolls-Royce
  • Safran

Qualifications

  • ONC & HNC in Mechanical & Production Engineering

Memberships

  • Fellow of the Royal Aeronautical Society
  • Member of the Institute of Directors