Doug Baxter


Executive Director

Doug Baxter

Doug joins the Board with over 30 years’ experience operating at board level within a number of different industries. Doug has held Finance Director, Group Finance Director, Managing Director and CEO roles with various organisations including ABF, Marconi, BAE Systems, Finmeccanica and Survitec. More recently, he has acted as independent consultant and industry advisor to private equity companies.

He brings with him a strong track record of turning around and growing businesses, particularly within aerospace and defence and with a large international customer base, and has lead numerous cross border acquisitions.

Appointed: 2022

Committee membership

  • N/A

Current external appointments

  • None

Key former appointments

  • Chief Executive Officer of Survitec Group
  • Managing Director at BAE Systems Avionics
  • Group Finance Director at GEC Marconi