Elbit Systems UK appoints Nick Whitney MBE as Chief Marketing Officer

Posted on 20 September, 2022 by Advance 

Elbit Systems UK has appointed Nick Whitney MBE as Chief Marketing Officer from September 2022.

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Nick (above) joins Elbit Systems UK from Leonardo Helicopters where he was UK Managing Director for over two years. Prior to this Nick had been Director of Leonardo UK Sales & Campaigns after building his career at well-known aerospace firms including Boeing Defense and AgustaWestland.

Nick Whitney said: “I am delighted to be joining Elbit Systems UK, a company that I have long admired for its pioneering technology and development of innovative capabilities. The Elbit Systems UK team is second to none in its understanding of requirements and ability to deliver world-class training, equipment and services for the British Armed Forces.”

Martin Fausset, CEO, Elbit Systems UK added: "Nick joins Elbit Systems UK at an extremely important time for the company and also for UK Defence. Holding an impressive record of senior leadership roles in Defence and Aerospace, Nick brings a deep understanding of the market and of our customer. His vision and commercial expertise will prove vital as we continue to grow our UK footprint."