QinetiQ Group PLC has announced the retirement of Chairman Sir John Chisholm, effective February 28. Mark Elliot will be named his replacement March 1.
“With these new key appointments completed, I believe it is now right for me to stand aside earlier than planned to leave the new team to address the current trading challenges, ” said Chisholm. “QinetiQ has the strong platform for the business moving forward that I wished to put in place before leaving. With this task complete, I leave QinetiQ in good hands with strong leadership.”