Graham Grose

Graham is Vice President and Industry Director for Aerospace and Defense (A&D) and, in addition to his Industry Director responsibilities, he is helping drive  the development of the IFS A&D Partner Eco-System and he also supports IFS business development within the A&D industry, together with associated industry marketing. Graham has specialized in the supply of Logistics IS tools in a variety of senior appointments within Sema, BAeSEMA, BAe, BAE Systems and IFS since leaving the RAF in 1991, where he was a supply officer serving in a variety of operational and IS appointments. Graham is a supply chain specialist and business analyst and is also a Fellow of the Institute of Management Accountants, a Member of the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply and a Chartered Director.

| | 3 minutes | Aerospace & Defense, Business Agility, Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation, Digital Transformation, Research, Strategy
Revolutionizing the commercial aviation industry is possible
Revolutionizing the commercial aviation industry is possible

How increasing your digital footprint will help your organization take flight. Every innovative and successful business around the globe focuses…

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| | 5 minutes | Aerospace & Defense, Digital Transformation, Research, Strategy
The future of through-life accountability in commercial aviation & defense… no matter the buzzword
Servitization in the commercial aviation and defense industry

How servitization has affected change in the industry and what’s next for businesses. Tim Baines of Aston Business School will…

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| | 6 minutes | Aerospace & Defense, Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation, Strategy
An industry in flux: 3 key trends hitting the defense industry in 2017
2017 defense industry trends

A new wave of technologies and an increase in cyber-based attacks are forcing the defense industry to adapt. While defense…

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| | 2 minutes | Aerospace & Defense, Business Agility, Strategy
IFS acquires Mxi Technologies Ltd.
IFS Mxi

Today IFS announced the acquisition of Mxi Technologies Ltd., a market leader in the Aviation Maintenance Software (AMS) sector. By…

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| | 2 minutes | Aerospace & Defense, Business Technology, Digital Transformation, Strategy
Improving operational availability in civil aviation and defense with advanced analytics
Improving operational availability in civil aviation and defense with advanced analytics

The growing interest in digital transformation can be seen through the increased use of advanced analytics. A recent survey by…

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| | 3 minutes | Aerospace & Defense
IFS helps put female skydivers into the record books

Travelling at a height of 17,000 feet, hurtling through the skies at break-neck speeds and battling the elements to complete…

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| | 4 minutes | Aerospace & Defense, Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation, Digital Transformation
A&D Digital Transformation: Turning technology into operational & bottom-line benefits
A&D blog post image

Digital transformation is no longer just a technology trend for aerospace & defense (A&D) organizations. It’s a core business approach…

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| | 2 minutes | Aerospace & Defense, Business Agility, Business Technology
What does Industry Transformation in Aerospace & Defense mean for ERP software selection?

For certain, product design and manufacturing excellence will always remain crucial disciplines within Aerospace & Defense, but increasingly, the way…

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| | 4 minutes | Aerospace & Defense
2016 Defense trends – the rise of the protected military ecosystem

Four key factors that will change the way defense organizations operate and bring huge changes to military support chains. In…

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| | 5 minutes | Aerospace & Defense, Business Agility, Business Technology
Civil aviation trends
Civil Aviation

IFS’s Global Industry Director for the Aerospace & Defense sector, Graham Grose, predicts how key trends will be impacting the…

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| | 4 minutes | Aerospace & Defense, Creativity & Innovation, Strategy
“It’s war Jim, but not as we know it” – 20 Years On in A&D

In 20 years’ time, mobility, wearable technology and the Internet of Things will be commonplace and new technologies will change…

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