BAE Systems Applied Intelligence has appointed Rajiv Shah as General Manager for Australia to focus on executing the business’ growth strategy in Australia, particularly in the government, financial services, telecommunications and energy sectors.
Rajiv has more than 16 years’ experience in the technology industry, working with commercial and government sector customers to design and implement leading edge information intelligence solutions which help organisations in the hyperconnected world to protect and enhance their critical assets.
Kevin Taylor, Managing Director, BAE Systems Applied Intelligence, said:
“Rajiv’s technical expertise combined with his experience in senior management and leadership roles means he is well-placed to support the continued growth of our Australia business. “With this appointment, BAE Systems Applied Intelligence reinforces its on-going commitment and investment in its four key market domains of cyber security, financial crime detection, communications solutions and digital transformation.”
Rajiv started at BAE Systems Applied Intelligence in 1996 as a technical consultant. He has held several positions with the company across the UK, US and Australia including: Head of Operations, National Security business unit; Head of Delivery and Operations, Electronic Systems Group; Head of Communications, Data and Security Solutions; and Telecommunications Sector Lead, Asia Pacific.
Rajiv has been based in Canberra since 2011 and holds a Bachelor Degree in Physics and a PhD in Theoretical Physics, both from the University of Cambridge.