Andy Johnston

Andy is responsible for leading the Defence Programme at techUK. On behalf of industry members he works to form strategically valuable relationships with areas of the Ministry of Defence (MOD) responsible for and reliant on ICT and emerging technologies.

Andy holds an MA in Intelligence and International Security from King's College London and a BA in International Relations and Strategic Studies from Lancaster University. His studies included UK defence procurement policy, security and political risk analysis and research into security approaches to the global narcotics trade.

Before joining techUK Andy worked in Higher Education as a Student Adviser and Development Officer.

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