Lord Arbuthnot of Edrom

Lord Arbuthnot is chairman of the Advisory Board of Thales (UK), a director of SC Strategy Ltd and Gusbourne Estates Ltd and an adviser to Babcock International, Pure Storage and other companies.

He has a long history of involvement at the top of UK defence having been Minister of State for Defence Procurement (1995-7) and Chairman of the Defence Select Committee (2005-2014). He is also a Senior Associate Fellow of the Royal United Services Institute.