“For the aerospace, defence and naval sector to thrive we need smart, lean, innovative companies at the policy making table. Angela Mathis will bring with her considerable experience and energy in driving forward a high technology supply chain where ThinkTank Maths’ deep mathematical approach to producing clever solutions can make a real contribution.” — Ian Watson, Director A|D|S Scotland
A|D|S is the trade organisation advancing UK AeroSpace, Defence, and Security industries with Farnborough International Limited as a wholly-owned subsidiary. A|D|S also encompasses the British Aviation Group (BAG). It is formed from the merger of the Association of Police and Public Security Suppliers (APPSS), the Defence Manufacturers Association (DMA) and the Society of British Aerospace Companies (SBAC).
Together with its regional partners, A|D|S represents over 2,600 companies, assisting them in developing new business globally, facilitating innovation and competitiveness and providing regulatory services in technical standards and accreditation.