Brief Overview

QinetiQ is a British multinational defense technology company headquartered in Farnborough, Hampshire. QinetiQ operates locations in the UK, North America, and Australia.


QinetiQ Head Office
Cody Technology Park
Iveley Road
Farnborough, UK
Tel: +44 (0) 1252 392000


Steve Wadey has served as CEO of QinetiQ since 2015.


Formed in 2001, through the privatization of the UK Ministry of Defense Science and Technology Laboratory. QinetiQ became a public private partnership in 2002 with the purchase of a stake by US-based private equity company the Carlyle Group. The company operates QinetiQ North America. The public company operates worldwide and trades on the London Stock Exchange.

Key Acquisitions

Boldon James

Key Competitors

BAE, Boeing, Northrop Grumman

Products and Services

QinetiQ offers a range of cyber security and information assurance solutions and services that can be grouped as follows:

• Accreditation Support
• Advanced Intrusion Testing
• Advanced Persistent Threat Detection
• Data Classification
• Human Performance
• Information Assurance
• Insider Threat Management
• Maritime Cyber Security
• Protective Monitoring
• Risk Management
• Security Architecture
• Security Audit
• Security Consulting
• Security Health Check
• Secure Hosting
• Secure Messaging
• SyBard Diode