PODCAST: Raydon Gates Rear Admiral RAN (Retd), non-executive director, QinetiQ

PODCAST: Raydon Gates Rear Admiral RAN (Retd), non-executive director, QinetiQ

Raydon Gates

Industry stalwart and former CEO of Lockheed Martin Australia and New Zealand Raydon Gates was just this week announced to Australian board of QinetiQ at a time of growth for the business, including the acquisition of RubiKon Group.

Gates joins Defence Connect Podcast host Phillip Tarrant and shares his insights on an industry in transition – and the critical steps organisations can take to focus on defence business opportunities, connect with government and position themselves to win more defence work.

Listen to previous episodes of the Defence Connect podcast:

Episode 45: SPECIAL EDITION: Peace, prosperity and the journey to independence, His Excellency Dr Jose Ramos-Horta
Episode 44: PODCAST: Breaking defence industry’s glass ceiling, Christine Zeitz, Leidos Australia
Episode 43: PODCAST: AmCham in Australia’s defence industry, Niels Marquardt, CEO AmCham in Australia
Episode 42: PODCAST: Minehunter experience creates SME opportunity – Darren Burrowes, ATSA Defence Services
Episode 41: PODCAST: Realising the potential of Australia’s manufacturing industry – Diane Edgerton, Direct Edge
Episode 40: PODCAST: Government treachery and the hidden side of war revealed – Frank Walker, author
Episode 39: PODCAST: Growing Australia’s defence capabilities indigenously – David Ruff, Babcock Australasia
Episode 38: PODCAST: Getting stronger, smarter and connected – NSW Department of Industry’s Peter Scott details the state’s strategy to attract defence business
Episode 37: BONUS PODCAST: Anti-submarine warfare and the Type 26 Global Combat Ship – Nigel Stewart, BAE Systems
Episode 36: PODCAST: Cyber security and the modern battlefront – Mohan Koo, Dtex

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