David Short FREng
Technology and Advanced Programmes Director, BAE Systems Plc
David Short works within BAE Systems Group Head Office, managing multi–domain technology investment and strategic collaboration across the business sectors. Dave is distinguished for his leadership and technical capability in the development of, and problem solving within, complex mission systems across the engineering lifecycle. He has worked for many years in an international environment; previous roles have included Engineering Authority for Tornado and Typhoon as well as the BAE Systems Chief Engineer for the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter. He has always been passionate about Engineering, avionics systems and product competitiveness through Technology. He is also proud to be a Trustee of the Engineering Council.