What has Inzpire got to do with fruit smoothies, ice cream and banking? Well actually quite a lot. If you read to the end of this article you will find out why.
Following months of due diligence, inter-company meetings and sheer hard work it was finally announced to the market on 22nd October that QinetiQ had bought a majority shareholding in Inzpire.
The battle between SMEs and multinational Prime Contractors is often seen through a David vs Goliath lens.
I remember once nervously knocking on the flying instructors’ crew room door.
I don’t know why, but the word ‘family’ seems such a strong word.
As the current incumbent of the senior soldier appointment for the Army Reserve, I have the honour of representing the officers and soldiers who make up and contribute to the Army Reserve.
I was the junior Tornado GR4 Navigator on IX (Bomber) Squadron when we were sent to Kuwait early in February 2003 during the build-up for Operation TELIC – more commonly known as Gulf War 2.
Gathered in the car park of the Cafe Ventoux in the beautiful surrounds of Rutland, the ‘Crazy 8’ contemplated the task ahead.