Leo Quinn was educated at Portsmouth University and Imperial College London where he gained a BSc in Civil Engineering and MSc in Management Science.
His career at Honeywell Inc, where he held senior management roles which included Global President of H&BC Enterprise Solutions, saw him work in UK, Europe, Africa and the Middle East.
Following Honeywell Inc, Leo Quinn spent nearly 4 years at Invensys plc, in the US arm of the Production Management business, supplying control systems for gas, oil and nuclear installations.
Prior to his appointment as CEO at QinetiQ Group in 2009, Leo Quinn was CEO at De La Rue plc.
Leo Quinn is a member of the QinetiQ Compliance Committee, Nominations Committee and Security Committees.
Married with two sons, his pastimes include thoroughbred horses and the performing arts.