Defence and Aerospace

Andy Lord BEng, FRaeS, MIoD, AMIMechE

Andy joined Newton as a Senior Advisor in 2016, bringing with him over 25 years experience across the civil aviation sector. Sponsored through Manchester University, by British Airways, he subsequently undertook a number of technical and management roles in the airline’s engineering, operations & customer service directorates, both overseas and in The UK, before spending the last seven years of his very successful BA career on the airline’s Executive Leadership team as Director of Operations.

Andy has held a number of executive and non-executive roles, at board level in the aviation sector and is currently a Non-Executive Director for both The Airline Group Limited and NATS, where he is also chair of The Remuneration Committee. He is a Fellow of The Royal Aeronautical Society, a Member of The Institute of Directors and Associate Member of The Institute of Mechanical Engineers.