Fife Renewables Innovation Centre, Ajax Way, Methil, Leven. Pictured is Charlie.

Charles Thompson

Director of Corporate Affairs

Charlie joined ORE Catapult in September 2013 following more than 20 years working both nationally and internationally as a consultant and in-house communications, media relations and public affairs leader. As Corporate Affairs Director, he is responsible for the promotion and communication of ORE Catapult’s activities and capabilities and engaging interest in the organisation’s technology and innovation agenda.

He spent eight years with BAE Systems plc, leading internal and external communications across various businesses within the global defence company, latterly as communications director of their maritime division.

He previously worked internationally in the telecoms and engineering sectors and is a Non-Executive Director of River Clyde Homes.