QinetiQ, a leading international provider of technology-based services and solutions, is pleased to announce the appointment of Mike Howarth as Managing Director of its £370m Managed Services business. In this role he will focus on the provision of technology-rich outsourced services to government and industry both in the UK and overseas.
Mike Howarth, 42, joins QinetiQ from Serco Defence Science and Technology where he was Managing Director, Training and Support Services responsible for over 1,200 employees. His previous roles include Business Development Director for Babcock Infrastructure Services.
Commenting on the appointment, QinetiQ’s chief executive Graham Love said: “I am very pleased to welcome Mike Howarth to QinetiQ. He brings a wealth of experience across business development, project leadership and operations as well as an energetic approach to business.
"Mike will build on QinetiQ's successful track record in the delivery of outsourced services to UK government by targeting new customers across the public and private sectors and by exporting our expertise."