Following his announcement earlier this week, I thank the outgoing Chief Executive of the Defence Materiel Organisation (DMO), Mr Warren King, for his hard work and service.
Mr King has had a long and distinguished career spanning almost five decades in Defence including twenty years in the Royal Australian Navy.
Since joining DMO in 2004, Mr King has been instrumental on a number of their largest projects including; the Air Warfare Destroyer, the Joint Strike Fighter and oversight of the projects of concern process.
Mr King has been a pillar of the defence community over many decades and it has been an honour, albeit brief, to work with him.
I commend Mr King on his contribution and wish him and his family all the very best for the future.
Cristy Elliott (Minister Andrews’ Office) 0407 463 670
Defence Media Operations (02) 6127 1999