CPO Matthew Podmore

Chief Petty Officer Matthew Podmore

Royal Navy Operations Mission Manager

Joining the Royal Navy in 1999, CPO Matthew Podmore participated as an Electronic Warfare operator in numerous deployments to areas such as the Mediterranean, West Coast of Africa and the Gulf region. Later, he delivered various analyst courses and deployed to Afghanistan. After spending time as a Senior CESM operator, he moved into the ELINT specialization. As team leader of Subject Matter Experts, he deployed in various operational spheres. He has overseen the realization of new training structures and the planning and management of SIGINT missions. In his current role, he advises in house working groups on procurement and interfaces with industry to facilitate that innovative and fit for purpose solutions are mission ready.

Speaking: November 27 - Innovation Stage - "Winning in a Dynamic ELINT Environment"