Jay Edwards - IDEX 2025

Under the patronage of his highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE.


Jay Edwards



Jay Edwards is an Aerospace, Defence and Security transformation specialist with extensive experience working with both government and industry to increase organisational efficiency and effectiveness.

He has managed and delivered transformation projects and programmes for the last 15 years across Europe and the Middle East with a focus on designing and implementing strategies and digitally enabled operating models across a number of areas. These include – capability planning, operations, acquisition, procurement, supply chain, localisation, as well as customer journey design to enhance the user experience.

Jay has significant transformation experience in leading complex defense projects
for the UK government and large global organisations.