Sharon Wilson

As the Head of Industrial Strategy at BAE Systems Australia, Sharon is responsible for developing and delivering holistic industrial solutions for BAE Systems, which is an important focus for the company as they move into the future.

In the more than 28 years she has worked at BAE Systems, Sharon has held many positions including leadership roles in project management, procurement, estimating and as the General Manager of the BAE Systems Global Supply Chain program.

Sharon is a member of the CDIC Advisory Board and the Chair of the Northern Advanced Manufacturing Industry Group Management Board.

Sharon understands the breadth and depth of Australian industry capability and the power of collaboration with Defence across academia, research, primes, and small and medium-sized enterprises. She brings an enthusiastic and holistic approach to Defence and industry collaborations that will support the needs of Defence now and into the future.