About Gardner - Leader Profile

Nick Guttridge

  • Nick joined Gardner Aerospace in 2002 and took part in the 2003 MBO of the business that created Gardner Group Ltd.
  • He was previously Director of European M&A for Hamilton Sundstrand, which he joined following the sale of Claverham (formerly named Fairey Hydraulics) where he was a member of the MBO team that acquired the business in 1998
  • He qualified as a Licensed Aeronautical Engineer and subsequently moved into a Sales Engineering career, firstly with MBM Technology and then with Moog Inc.
  • Nick is also a member of the Board of the UK industry Trade Association, A|D|S, and is Chairman of the A|D|S Toulouse Bureau Management Board
  • Industry experience: over 40 years