Effective September 2012, Peter Bols is the new Executive Group Director Finance of MBDA.
He joined MBDA from EADS NV, where he held a number of senior financial roles, most recently in EADS Corporate Finance and before that as Chief Financial Officer for the AirTanker Consortium and Chief Financial Officer of EADS Missiles Division.
Before entering the industry sector, Peter Bols enjoyed a nine year career in the British Army. He served his nation as an officer in the Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers with 5 Airborne Brigade and 71 Aircraft workshop in support of the BAOR helicopter fleet.
He has an Electronic Engineering degree from Cranfield University and is a Chartered Accountant.