Tangent Link is an agile, adaptive and proactive company with offices in Estonia, UK and Australia

  • Tangent Link is well connected through the delivery
    of its industry specific, niche market military and
    aerospace events held internationally since 2003.

  • We respect that every client is different and adapt
    our market entry services to the needs of our clients.

  • Tangent Link is independent from government trade
    bodies, associations and industry led consortiums.

  • We support our clients until they are confident their
    aims and objectives have been met and we are always
    on hand to engage with our clients when required.

  • We continually monitor the landscape in the countries
    we regularly work with and, should we uncover an
    opportunity webelieve would be of interest to you,
    you will be the first to know.

OUR CORE VALUES

EXCELLENCE

Delivering quality and unparalleled levels of service

COMMITMENT

Working with urgency, passion and determination

HONESTY

Being open and transparent maintaining the highest levels of integrity

OWNERSHIP

Taking ownership and being held accountable for service delivery

Diane Carty

Finance

Julia Guy

Lead Australia, Co-Lead AFF/SAR Clients

Carl Piercy

Carl Piercy

Lead, Clients

Amrapali

Amrapali

Business Development Manager

Olga Andreyeva

Marketing Lead

Kate Niven

Programme Lead, Delegations Lead

Sophie Spence

Operations Lead

Annely Longhurst

Operations

Louise Smith

Operations

John Longhurst

John Longhurst

Leadership

Phil Guy

Strategy

Air Marshall Philip Sturley (RAF Rtd)

Chair EW

Terry Loughran BW

Rear Admiral Terry Loughran

Chair AFF

Roxy

Chief Happiness Officer

We would like to thank you for your great service throughout the AFF and SAR events. We have indeed broadened our knowledge of the AFF and SAR industry through these events.

-, Heli-Union

Just want to say congratulations on a great EWLIVE19 event last week. You provided a great venue & atmosphere for all the demos & I'm sure the exhibitors & delegates were very happy!

Sue Robertson, AOC

Northrop Grumman benefited greatly from Tangent Link’s professional approach to the conference, and attention to the all-important details of how we were able to engage with the customer at the conference. Well done. Let’s do this again…

JERRY SPRUILL, NORTHROP GRUMMAN

Aerial Firefighting Europe 2021: New Location, New Opportunities

Hosted in Northern Europe for the first time, the event will provide an exceptional opportunity to share best practice between new and mature markets. The new venue boasts modern event facilities for a dedicated conference, exhibition, private workshops as well as opportunities for static displays. Chaired by Professor Johann Georg Goldammer, Director of Germany’s Global […]

Conair-Q400AT

Are European Defence Industry Exports Doomed?

Looking at European defence/security exports today, one sees an incredibly healthy situation. Europe overall is the second largest exporter of defence technologies, behind the US, with particular success in MENA (source: SIPRI). The EU is expending significant energy and resource to allow Europe to remain competitive in the period ahead, as part of its push […]

Europe’s EMS and Next-Gen Miltech Challenge

Russia’s ‘invasion’ of East Ukraine in 2014 will be seen as a fundamental turning point in modern warfare. For almost 25 years following the end of the Cold War, US military dominance and the lack of near-peers caused the West to under-invest in key technologies, including EMS (electro-magnetic spectrum). Warning signs started appearing, such as […]

How Will Joe Biden Handle China?

Around the world, 2020 has brought a very different global experience of China. Early in the year, Xi Jinping had his hands full with Covid-19, an ongoing catastrophe in its crucial pig industry, and Hong Kong. Later came almost Biblical flooding. The ongoing fracturing of trade ties with the US has damaged key domestic industries, […]

Tangent Link Comment: Karabakh Shock & Awe Puts UAV’s at the Top-Table

UAV’s are increasingly becoming the system-of-choice for militaries. This makes complete sense. They are redundant, cheaper than manned alternatives, can endure flight regimes that are too complex for humans, and they have proven time and again to be force multipliers, asymmetric weapons, and allow escalation dominance. The 44-day Karabakh conflict put them at the top-table […]