Biography

Dave Lawton

Dave Lawton
Finance Director
“Working collaboratively is key to everything we do at Digital Intelligence. Together our intelligence and collective knowledge forges trusted outcomes for customers, partners and colleagues within BAE Systems.”
 
Dave is the Finance Director of BAE Systems Digital Intelligence.
 
He was previously Finance Director of BAE Systems Applied Intelligence – a post that he held from July 2020 until February 2022 when Digital Intelligence was formed. Dave joined Applied Intelligence in June 2018 as Finance Director of the Government business unit, where he had financial responsibility for the National Security, Defence, Central Government and International business areas and contracts.
 
Prior to joining BAE Systems, Dave held a number of Finance Director/Corporate Services Director roles across various Private Sector and Government businesses at both Interserve and Cavendish Nuclear. As well as Finance he has held responsibility for Commercial, Procurement, Legal and IT functions.
 
He is a Fellow Chartered Accountant and worked for 15 years in practice principally at KPMG dealing with large FTSE 100 clients.
 
Dave is married with two young daughters and likes to play golf, generally be outdoors and enjoys good food and wine!