Matthew Cochran, Dubai's defence matchmaker
Based in Dubai, former Dyncorp executive Matthew Cochran's PR firm DSMC is helping major Western companies develop in the Gulf in defence areas including terrestrial drones. [...]
In 2014, Lockheed Martin was the biggest defence company in the world. It is in security, aerospace and aeronautics. Lockheed Martin is the manufacturer of the latest US fighter jets, the F-22 and the F-35.
Dynamatic, an Indian aeronautical company that is well-connected with the Indian Air Force, is carving a role for itself as a key partner for European defence companies with the help of Pierre de Bausset. [...]
He is not yet 40 but Canadian-Israeli serial entrepreneur Stephen Arbib is fast building a small empire in military services and cyber-intelligence, serving clients that include Harvey Weinstein. Arbib's recent successes come hot on the heels of his pioneering work in marketing medical cannabis in Canada. [...]