Miles Cowdry was appointed Corporate Development Director in December 2008 and he is responsible for the evolution of the company’s strategy.
Formerly, Miles was President - Services, where he was responsible for the development of a company-wide strategy for services and the management of the company’s Gas Turbine Repair and Overhaul businesses.
Prior to that, Miles was President and CEO of Data Systems & Solutions (DS&S). DS&S addressed the aerospace, defence, marine and energy sectors providing asset management and plant optimisation solutions.
Miles’ background is in finance, having spent ten years with Bankers Trust Company. He left Bankers Trust in 1990 to be part of the management team that established Rolls-Royce & Partners Finance.
Miles was educated at Woodbridge School, Suffolk and Trinity College, Oxford where he read Philosophy, Politics and Economics. Miles is married with three children.