Gabby Costigan

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Gabby is the Chief Executive Officer at BAE Systems Australia
Gabby Costigan joined BAE Systems Australia as Chief Executive Officer-designate on 2 October 2017 and became CEO on 1 January 2018. As CEO she is responsible for one of the nation’s largest defence company, which has supported the Australian Defence Force for more than 60 years.
Gabby is a former Colonel in the Australian Army and has led logistic operations for both the Australian and US governments internationally.
Gabby brings to BAE Systems Australia a distinguished international logistics career with great experience in managing international supply chains. Her experience includes leading roles in the logistics and aviation industries.
She is a Board Member on the Australian-ASEAN Council, which promotes Australia’s interests in South-East Asia by initiating and supporting activities designed to enhance awareness, understanding and links between people, business and institutions in Australia and South East Asia.
Prior to joining BAE Systems she was the CEO for Linfox International Group, where she focused on transforming the business with an emphasis on strong customer service and the highest standards in safety and integrity across the region.
Gabby has been honoured for her military service by the Australian and US Governments and NATO. She is married to Simon and has two children, Honey and Lucas.