Guy Anderson

Senior Principal Analyst, Jane’s Aerospace, Defense & Security, IHS Markit


London, UK


Mr. Guy Anderson leads the Jane's Emerging Markets Intelligence Service and several leading news information services for the defense industry at Jane's by IHS Markit. He heads Jane's Defence Industry & Markets Intelligence Centre, the Jane's Defence News module and Jane's World Defence Industry. He is also business editor of Jane's Defence Weekly. A frequent commentator on defense industrial matters in national and international media, he is a research fellow of the UK Defence Forum, a contributor to both the London Royal United Services Institute (RUSI) and the Moscow Centre for the Analysis of Strategies and Technologies (CAST), and was a member of the defense export strategy board of UK defense and aerospace industry group ADS. Before joining IHS Markit, he was an award-winning financial journalist and had written for a series of regional and national publications, including the UK's Daily Mail. He remains a member of the UK Chartered Institute of Journalists. He studied politics and law at the University of Teesside, UK. He pursued postgraduate studies in journalism, and has studied offset and countertrade at the École Supérieure de Sciences Économiques et Commerciales (ESSEC - Paris, France).