Air Marshal Steve Shell CB OBE MA RAF


Air Marshal Steve Shell was appointed as the Director General of the Defence Safety Authority (DSA) in January 2022.

His previous MOD roles include:

  • NATO and EU Air Policy adviser, MOD
  • Officer Commanding 27 Squadron
  • Deputy Director Air & Littoral Manoeuvre, Cap AM
  • Commanding Officer RAF Odiham and UK Chinook Force
  • Personal Staff Officer to Commander-in-Chief Air Command
  • Chief of Defence Staff Liaison Officer to Chairman of Joint Chiefs (US)
  • Chief of Staff Operations (Air)

Previous roles in government

  • Director Military Aviation Authority