Andy Schofield is the Manufacturing & Materials Strategy and Technology Director in the Air Sector business within BAE Systems.
He has over 39 years of experience in the aerospace industry and is currently responsible for the development, deployment and subsequent governance of all engineering processes, technology and capabilities used across a variety of military aircraft products. He has experience of the full lifecycle of the aircraft products ranging from conceptual studies for future aircraft projects through to providing support to aircraft in operational service.
Andy also sits on a number of advisory groups in the UK and represents BAE Systems on the programme boards of a number of High Value Manufacturing Catapult Technology Centres in the UK. He is a member of the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining and a Chartered Engineer. He was also included in The Manufacturer Top 100 list in 2016.