QinetiQ appoints Dave Bradley Group HR Director

25 May 2012

QinetiQ today announces the appointment of Dave Bradley as Group HR Director. Dave, who joins with immediate effect, brings experience from a wide range of sectors including professional services. Most recently he was in post at RBS.

Leo Quinn, CEO said, “I am delighted to welcome Dave to QinetiQ. His well-rounded HR skills and extensive international and broad sector experience will be invaluable as we develop and implement the next stage of our development. The transformation of QinetiQ’s culture remains a key priority as we transition to a commercial, competitive company and I look forward to Dave playing a key role on setting the people strategy.”

Dave will be responsible for developing the people agenda for our 11,000 employees across the QinetiQ Group worldwide ensuring that people development and engagement are at the heart of the organisation. This will include ensuring that the newly formed Employee Engagement Group (EEG), which represents all our employees in the UK through elected members, is established as an independent body which QinetiQ management will consult with on major people related issues.

Dave Bradley commented, “This is a great opportunity to work with an enlightened team in a company that recognises the value of its people. There is already some excellent work taking place across the company and I look forward to building on progress to date to make QinetiQ a company that people want to work for.”

Dave will also be able to build on an established people development programmes enabling the company to continue to invest in all our people including technical expertise and future leaders. He has previously worked at Exxon, ASDA, BAA Heathrow, Ernst & Young, DTZ and RBS.


A FTSE250 company, QinetiQ uses its domain knowledge to provide technical support and know-how to customers in the global aerospace, defence and security markets. QinetiQ's unique position enables it to be a trusted partner to government organisations, predominantly in the UK and the US, including defence departments, intelligence services and security agencies.

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