The Alliance


Management and Governance

Management and Governance

Government and industry have agreed upon a robust management and governance structure which reflects the fundamental obligation of the industry participants to deliver the AWDs in accordance with the alliance agreement.

The management and governance structure maximises the opportunities for consultation and collaboration.

The structure includes:

  • a ‘Principals Council’ with an independent chair and representatives of the Defence Materiel Organisation (DMO), Defence’s Capability Development Group and the industry participants;
  • a ‘Project Board’ made up of DMO’s AWD Program Manager Peter Croser, ASC Interim CEO Stuart Whiley, Raytheon Managing Director Michael Ward and AWD Alliance CEO Rod Equid as an attendee; and
  • an ‘Alliance Management Team’ which comprises of directors from across the Alliance structure.
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