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Defence Connect Podcast

Jul 26, 2017

Quickstep chief executive Mark Burgess says he’s bullish about the future of exportation and advanced manufacturing in Australia. “We’ve got to set our sights on the rest of the world rather than Australia,” he says. “[W]e can do anything as long as we deploy the right capital, the right skills and have a...


Jul 19, 2017

In this episode of the Defence Connect Podcast, Northrop Grumman’s Ian Irving reveals how he’ll align the business’ abilities with the Australian government’s initiative to further develop the country's defence force and sovereign capabilities. “We’re focused on doing things that are really the future...


Jul 12, 2017

TAE Aerospace began on a laptop with just six employees. Now, the business is its own attractor in the defence space, with a reputation for excellence drawing in top talent from across the country and top clients from across the world. In this episode of the Defence Connect Podcast, chief executive Andrew...


Jul 5, 2017

“Why do we want a defence industry as distinct from any other industry in this country? What is it about this industry, such that we want to make it a national mission?” poses Richard Marles, the Australian opposition defence spokesman. In this episode of the Defence Connect Podcast, Marles is in the studio to...