John Sutcliffe is the Head of Strategic Development in Atlas Elektronik which is a world-leading research and manufacturing company specialising in innovative mission systems for the UK armed forces and the global market.
He has operated in the defence domain for almost 40 years with much of that time based in Dorset. His experience expands across aviation, surface warships and submarines and in the last 3 years he has played a key role in the development of unmanned platforms for a variety of military roles.
John studied at Portsmouth and Kingston University. He is a Member of the Institute of Leadership and Management, a Fellow of the Chartered Management Institute and a Chartered Manager. He is also active in supporting his local community in North Dorset.