Peter Eadie joined Element in 2023 to enhance and diversify the company's defence services portfolio in the UK and Europe.

An experienced defence business development leader, Peter joined Element in 2023 to expand and diversify the company’s defence services portfolio in UK and Europe. His military professional background enables him to combine the technical requirements with the business aspects of testing services for the defence sector. 



Strategic leadership at CAE

Following his military career, Peter transitioned seamlessly into the civilian sector, taking on the role of CAE's European Regional Business Development Director. He brought his strategic vision to the forefront, driving growth and development for CAE in the European market. This phase of his career underscores his ability to navigate and excel in different professional landscapes, showcasing his commitment to excellence and leadership in both military and civilian contexts.

Military Specialist with 33 years’ experience in the British Army

Peter completed a 33-year career in the British Army, where he served with distinction in both the Infantry and Army Aviation. His extensive military background not only reflects his commitment to service but also highlights his exceptional leadership skills honed in diverse and challenging environments.


Career Highlights

  • Director European Regional Business Development – CAE (Defence & Security)
  • Commandant / Station Commander, Army Aviation Centre
  • Commander UK Joint Aviation Group, Afghanistan
  • Director Capability Development, UK Joint Helicopter Command
  • Army exchange student, Royal Naval Staff College, Greenwich


Professional Qualifications

  • Manchester Business School – CMI Level 8, Strategic Direction and Leadership
  • Graduate Royal Naval Staff College, Greenwich
  • Military Helicopter Pilot
  • Graduate Royal Military Academy Sandhurst
  • PRINCE2 Practitioner


Membership Groups


Sector Expertise

  • Defence
  • Aerospace


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