Leonardo is a global high-tech player focused on four activity sectors: Helicopters, Aeronautics, Electronics, Defence & Security Systems and Space.

With headquarters in Italy and over 47,000 employees, Leonardo has a significant industrial presence in Italy, the UK, the U.S. and Poland, and an important network of strategic partnerships worldwide. Leonardo has six major sites across the UK, employing 7,300 highly skilled personnel across the country.

Leonardo plays a leading part in MoD/dstl collaborative S&T projects and nurtures strong links with more than 40 major universities throughout the country, where they are involved in a wide variety of research projects.

Leonardo is fully committed to nurturing a talented and skilled group of graduates to play an integral role in the future of the business. Leonardo operate flourishing graduate programmes for more than 200 graduates across the UK, and all engineering and business graduates are encouraged to play an active part in their local outreach programmes and to gain professional qualifications in their chosen fields.