Dale King

Dale has worked for Airbus and its predecessor Commercial Aircraft companies for thirty eight years in a variety of aeronautical Research and Technology roles.

Early in his career, he managed a CFD development team spanning computational algorithms, HPC computing, and aerodynamic simulation. As a partnership manager and technology scout, he spent twenty years identifying a wide range of technology opportunities in startups, universities and R&D labs in the UK, Europe around the world and managing a portfolio of exploratory research projects.

He is now responsible for delivering a portfolio of proof of concept incubator projects aiming to accelerate the take-up of novel technologies and concepts into the Airbus business.