UK- India Defence CEOS Roundtable in London

  • Co-chaired by Mr Rajnath Singh with his UK counterpart Mr Grant Shapps.
  • Attended by a large number of CEOs from the UK defence industry; UK MoD officials; Chair, UK, India Business Council; and CII India representatives.
  • Major companies represented were BAE Systems, GE Vernova, James Fisher Defense, Leonardo S.p.A., Martin-Baker Aircraft Company Ltd, SAAB UK, Thales UK, Ultra-Maritime Rolls-Royce, ADS Group, and MBDA UK.
  • Also attended by the UK Minister of State for Defense Procurement, Mr James Cartildge.

Key Highlights:

  • Welcomed the investment and technology collaboration from the UK.
  • Aero-engines, Electric Propulsion, missiles, power packs, and maritime systems were identified as focus areas.
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