Innovation – Lunch and learn with QinetiQ

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Join the next ‘lunch & learn’ session run by the New Professionals Forum aimed at early-careers professionals, featuring David Rosewell, Head of Customer Engagement at QinetiQ. The webinar will cover:

  • Why innovation is important today
  • What innovation is and what it isn’t
  • What is needed to make innovation successful
  • What is mission-led innovation and how you can apply it.

To join and find out more about the ADS New Professionals Forum, and to get notifications of relevant future events, please click here.


David has worked at QinetiQ since 2018 and leads the customer engagement team within the global CTO (Chief Technology Officer) function – his role is to work with defence and security customers to apply science and technologies to deliver mission-led innovation.  This focuses on the exploitation of R&D to deliver real operational advantage and covers technologies such as robotics and autonomous systems, sensors and advanced materials.

Prior to joining QinetiQ, David spent 14 years at Fujitsu where he had a variety of roles including leading the Strategy and Innovation team across Europe, owning the mobile business solutions offering (when he was named one of the top 10 “big thinkers” world-wide in enterprise mobility), and establishing a new business to help the private and public sector with digital transformation.

David spent his early career working in software development, enterprise architecture, technology and management consulting.  David has a First Class Honours Degree in Computer Science from the University of Westminster.

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