Paul Mapletoft

PMPaul is an experienced Programme & Bid Director with 40 years experience within the UK and overseas markets in Defence and Commercial sectors.  His experience spans a successful career as a Royal Navy officer and twenty years with Lockheed Martin with a range of senior positions including Managing Director of a business unit.

Paul has extensive experience of working with range of other companies both on programmes and bids. He has led both large and small bids and a range of programmes including replacing the sonar suite on the UK Strategic Deterrent, Trident class submarines.  He currently specialises in leading and supporting bid and proposal work based on his experience that includes: Classified  programme >£300M; Re-compete for sensitive technology capability with UK security agency >£300M; MoD Logistics, Commodities & Services (Transformation) >£1Bn; MoD Defence Core Network Services ~£1Bn; Classified programme for Home Office ~£10M; Infrastructure programme for Saudi Arabia ~£1Bn; Sonar 2054IR ~£30M.

Paul lives with wife, Kimerie, in Maidenhead and enjoys boating, walking and keeping fit.