Craig Murray was appointed Executive Group Director Human Resources in 2008. He started his career in the naval construction and telecommunications industries. In 1989, he joined Dowty-Sema, an Anglo-French naval command and control systems joint venture. He subsequently held different HR positions in the defence sector within BAE Systems, Royal Ordnance, Combat and RadarSystems (CaRS), Air Systems and finally Insyte.
Craig’s European experience was completed by two years working with EADS and Finmeccanica (now respectively Airbus and Leonardo), as Human Resources Director of Eurofighter, and later, in Finmeccanica, he led the integration of CaRS within the Alenia Marconi Systems joint venture.
Born in 1961, Craig is a graduate of the University of Newcastle.