Chief Executive Officer of Defence Equipment and Support

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The Chief Executive Officer of Defence Equipment and Support, formerly the Chief of Defence Materiel, is a senior post in the British armed forces created in April 2007. It merges the roles of Chief of Defence Procurement and Chief of Defence Logistics into a single post responsible for leading Defence Equipment and Support.

The command may be held by a four-star officer, admiral, general, or air chief marshal appointed from the three services, and also by civilians.

Postholders[edit]

Chief of Defence Materiel

Chief Executive Officer of Defence Equipment and Support

References[edit]

  1. ^ "General Sir Kevin O'Donoghue will be first "Chief of Defence Materiel"". MOD. Retrieved 2009-06-20. 
  2. ^ Bernard Gray Appointed Chief of Defence Materiel Ministry of Defence, 16 December 2010
  3. ^ "MOD announces appointment of the Chief Executive for Defence Equipment and Support". www.gov.uk. Retrieved 9 August 2015. 
  4. ^ "Michael Bradley". Ministry of Defence. Retrieved 3 April 2018. 
  5. ^ "Sir Simon Bollom appointed Chief Executive of Defence Equipment and Support". Ministry of Defence. 27 April 2018. Retrieved 27 April 2018.