Darren Gillam is the General Manager and a founding member of IE Asia Pacific.
Darren is a firm believer in the need for independent subject matter expertise in the assurance of the performance of radar surveillance systems for the safety of the travelling public and surveillance detection for Air Defence of all sovereignties.
Darren has dedicated his career to working within the military and civil surveillance domain. On the 30-year career to date he has worked in all facets on this domain including, manufacture and design, installation and integration, optimisation and commissioning, maintenance and engineering upgrade, contract negotiation, project management and sustainment.
Darren has strategically planned his career; from learning his trade on military weapon radar systems in the Royal Australian Navy; to developing his technical and management skills with Raytheon in the delivery of the Royal Australian Air Forces replacement Air Traffic Control System; to leading a major radar replacement project for Airservices Australia. In addition, Darren has also worked on major projects around the world. This has provided him with a multicultural understanding across many areas of the world including Asia, Middle East, Europe and North America.
Darren has received numerous commendations over his career from customers, military commanders and corporate leaders. However, taking IE Asia Pacific from incorporation, to providing local employment growth, to multi-award winning ACT Small Business Exporter of the Year is his greatest achievement.
Darren holds various qualifications across Project Management and Engineering disciplines.