Tim Gale, President & CEO, AMS Group
Tim Gale has over 30 years of experience in senior management in the U.S. defense industry. In addition to his work with Allied and the AMS Group, Tim has also served as CEO/President of several US-based joint ventures with European companies seeking to expand their presence in the U.S. Such companies include GEC (UK), Alstom (France) and MAN B&W (Germany).
Robert Janssen, Senior Vice President, Technology, AMS Group
Rob Janssen is a retired Navy Commander with 20 years of carrier-based aviation experience. Rob held several leadership positions in the Navy and worked for the North Atlantic Treaty Organization in a dynamic multinational environment, generating military capability through acquisition and requirements development.
Barry Wade, Senior Vice President, Research & Development, AMS Group
Barry Wade is a seasoned technical director and manager with over 30 years of radar industry
experience with Siemens Plessey Radar, Marconi Radar and Defence Systems, BAE Systems and Kelvin Hughes. Barry previously served as the Director of Surveillance Systems at Kelvin Hughes where he was awarded the Royal Institute of Navigation, Duke of Edinburgh Navigation Award for Technical Achievement in 2011 for design of the SharpEye™ Marine Radar. Barry is a member of the IEEE and an Associate Fellow of the Royal Institute of Navigation.
Andy Meecham, Chief Technology Officer, Northern Defense Industries, Inc.
Andy Meecham has twenty years experience designing, implementing and testing maritime security systems. He has a global reputation in marine sensors and has led the design and development of numerous advanced systems. Prior to joining NDI, Andy held senior technical roles at several world-leading sensor manufacturers, performed operational analysis and weapon modeling for the government, and developed software for the nuclear power industry.