Chris Melrose

BSc (Hons) FCA FRAeS
Chris Melrose

Chris joined Pace in 1999, having previously been Managing Director of a General Electric joint venture and a VP of Bombardier Aerospace (Short Bros). He is a qualified engineer and chartered accountant and his career has spanned a comprehensive range of disciplines within industry, including finance, commercial development, strategic planning, international expansion, mergers, acquisitions and international joint ventures. Chris was recently a member of the Review Board for Government Contracts as the CBI representative and a Board member of UKT&I’s Advanced Engineering Board and is currently Non-Exec Chairman of Daher Aerospace Ltd and a non Exec Board member of Ralph Martindale Ltd, he also sits on the Council and various committees of ADS, the Aerospace, Defence and Security trade association and has particular expert knowledge of the engineering, defence, nuclear and aerospace industries.