Ian Doughty is Support Services Director at DECA and holds a first class Engineering and Masters Engineering Business Management degree. Ian developed his career within operations management at British Steel, David Brown and Vauxhall Motors.
Ian joined the Defence Aviation Repair Agency in 2004 as Production Manager, and progressed through to Operations Manager before assuming the role of Defence Support Group Head of Business Electronic Components Business Unit and Stafford in 2010.
Support Services Director
The Support Services Director:
- ensures the successful operation of business support functions to achieve the corporate strategic plan
- is accountable for engineering development, estates, facilities and security, human resources and learning and development, quality, air worthiness, health safety and environment, information services and business support services
- provides assurance to the Chief Executive that the business conforms to letters of delegation and that compliance standards are integrated throughout the business