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Leo Quinn

CEO of security and defence firm, QinetiQ

Leo Quinn was appointed CEO of QinetiQ Group plc in November 2009. The company was formed from the privatised part of the former UK government agency, Defence Evaluation and Research Agency (DERA). It was recently announced that from 2013, apprentice intake would increase from 25 to 100 each year. to encourage the next generation of British innovation talent.

Inspiring the Next Generation Is Not Enough - We Must Invest in It

If Britain is to rebuild and sustain a vibrant engineering industry, we must wake up to global reality. We must act, and rapidly. Figures show that India and China far outstrip us in producing talent in this sector - but I first heard these kinds of statistics ten years ago.
13/03/2013 12:42 GMT