David Brown is Business Development Director and Member of the Board
David started his professional career in satellite communication systems with Cable and Wireless and Ford Aerospace in the early 80’s. This was followed by 5 years with SD Scicon working on a variety of military communication systems. During the 90’s David moved to National Power running the IT and telecoms Project Management team during the UK electricity generation privatisation period.
David then joined a small management consulting practice and became a Partner during a period of rapid growth of the company and was responsible for the creation and build up of the aviation sector business.
In 2004, David founded AviIT Ltd., an aviation software consultancy. Recognising the potential for portable in-flight entertainment, he led the creation in 2006 of the Bluebox Avionics joint venture and was its Joint Managing Director.
In January 2017, AviIT Ltd. and Bluebox Avionics Ltd. were combined under a new company – Bluebox Aviation Systems Ltd. – with David leading its strategic development as Director, Business Development.
David holds a BSc in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from the University of Strathclyde in Scotland and is a Chartered Engineer (IET).