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QinetiQ Group plc (QQ.L)

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QinetiQ Group plc

Cody Technology Park
Ively Road
Farnborough GU14 0LX
United Kingdom
44 1252 392 000

IndustryAerospace & Defense
Full-time employees8,268

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Steve WadeyGroup CEO & Executive Director2.16MN/A1969
Ms. Carol BorgExecutive Officer1.39MN/A1974
Heather CashinInterim CFO & Group Financial ControllerN/AN/AN/A
Mike SewartChief Technology & Operating OfficerN/AN/AN/A
John HaworthGroup Head of Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Mr. James Stephen FieldGroup Director Legal & Company SecretaryN/AN/AN/A
Amanda NelsonChief People OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Neville SalkeldChief Strategy OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Vicky WeiseChief Enterprise Services OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Mr. James WillisChief Executive of UK IntelligenceN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of 31 December 2023, and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay includes salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in GBp.


QinetiQ Group plc operates as a science and engineering company primarily in the defense, security, and infrastructure markets in the United Kingdom, the United States, Australia, Europe, and internationally. The company operates through EMEA Services and Global Products segments. It offers advanced materials and manufacturing products; artificial intelligence, analytics, and advanced computing technologies; cyber and electromagnetic technologies; human protection and performance systems; novel systems, and weapons and effects; platform and system design and assessment products; power sources, and energy storage and distribution products; robotics and autonomy services; secure communications and navigation systems; and sensing, processing, and data fusion systems. The company also provides testing and evaluation, training and simulation, and cyber and digital resilience services, as well as unmanned air, land, and surface targets. It serves defense, aviation and aerospace, energy and utility, financial services, government, law enforcement, marine, space, and telecommunications sectors. The company was founded in 2001 and is based in Farnborough, the United Kingdom.

Corporate governance

QinetiQ Group plc’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 1 April 2024 is 8. The pillar scores are Audit: 9; Board: 2; Shareholder rights: 10; Compensation: 8.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while 10 indicates higher governance risk.