Aidan is HiDef’s Operations Manager, he is responsible for the day to day running of the aerial survey and data processing operations which requires him to have adequate resources in place both internally and externally including our aircraft providers and ornithological subcontractors. As well as this, Aidan takes the lead role in maintaining and developing our management systems including ISO accreditations and compliance with relevant legislation. Aidan’s background is in engineering and continuous improvement where he achieved the level of black belt in Six Sigma. His previous experience in operational development at Senior Management level holds him in good stead to develop further our continuous improvement processes.
HiDef embrace development of our staff and currently have a number of apprentices and Aidan will have a valuable input into their development as he is especially proud to have received an Award from the deputy prime minister for his work to raise awareness for apprentice-based education.