Martin currently operates as a Director for O&A Contracts Ltd in support of D-Fend Solutions UK business interests. He has worked within the Aerospace industry for 14 years. During this time he has held senior management roles for Boeing, Thales and QinetiQ including UK AH-64E Sustainment Bid Director, Head of Business Development for Global Defence Aviation Services and Business Director for South East ASIA. Prior to this, Martin served with the British Army Air Corps for 25 years. Having joined as a ground crew soldier, he subsequently qualified as a helicopter pilot before commissioning as an Army Officer.