Andy Start joined Capita in August 2019 as the Chief Executive Officer of Capita Government Services, one of the largest strategic suppliers to UK government. Andy leads the division which is a strategic partner to government in the application of digital transformation to improve the productivity of operations and to help deliver essential services to millions of customers.
Trained as an engineer, Andy spent the first decade of his working career in the space business, as a designer and programme manager of increasingly innovative and complex satellite systems. His career progressed to leading global technology businesses with a specialism in helping businesses through strategic transformation. His roles have included: Business Unit Director of Airbus’ military space business; CEO of the software business IFS Defence; Managing Director of BAE Systems Avionics; President of Harris Tactical Radio; President of Inmarsat Global Government and now CEO of Capita Government Services.