Derek Jones

Chief Executive, Marine

Derek Jones - Chief Executive, Marine


Executive Committee October 2020


Derek joined Babcock in 2006 at Rosyth and following the acquisition of Devonport Management Limited (DML) in 2007 he assumed the role of Finance Director, Warships across Devonport, Appledore and Rosyth. Following two years as Finance Director of the Marine Sector, Derek assumed the role of Marine Sector Corporate Services Director in 2014. Prior to joining Babcock, Derek held a variety of senior finance positions within GEC Marconi and BAE Systems and has extensive experience in both the UK and international defence environments. Derek is an Applied Mathematics graduate of the University of St Andrews and is a Fellow of the Chartered Certified Accountants.