Andrew Ford

Chairman

Andrew Ford is a Principal Consultant and Market Segment Leader for Defence clients at Beca Ltd.

Following a 22 year career in the Royal New Zealand Navy, Andrew embarked on his second career at Beca in 2008 where he has specialised in business and technology consulting.  Following time in the Industrial sector, Andrew returned to the Defence Market in 2011.  He has maintained an active interest in the NZDIA throughout accepting a role on the Board in 2015.  A keen advocate for NZ-based suppliers to Defence, Andrew is convinced best outcomes are often achieved through supplier collaboration.