Meet The Team

Leighton G. Luke

Leighton G. Luke is a security analyst with expertise on both the Indian Ocean and Indo-Pacific regions. He has a Master of Philosophy (Defence and Strategic Studies) from Massey University and a Master of Arts […]

Event write up

VIP Cocktails @ Pooles Temple

On the evening of 18 August 2021, WA DEFENCE REVIEW had the pleasure of hosting our third ‘VIP Cocktails’ event for 2021 at Pooles Temple. Present were over 60 senior decision-makers from across the defence, innovation, […]


Andre De Barr

Andre De Barr is the Director of VUCAP Strategy and Risk, a Perth-based consulting firm focusing on mid-sized organisations in their growth phase. He has a particular interest in consulting to the not-for-profit sector in relation […]


Cherish McNamara

Advocate – Women in STEM Cherish McNamara was born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio. She attended Wright State University and on the day she graduated with a Bachelor in Business Management in 1997, was commissioned […]

Event write up

VIP Cocktails @ Helvetica

On the evening of 12 August WA DEFENCE REVIEW hosted our second ‘VIP Cocktails’ event for 2021, this time at Helvetica. Present were senior decision-makers from across the defence, critical infrastructure and innovation sectors representing the […]


CERI And WA DEFENCE REVIEW Strengthen Partnership

WA DEFENCE REVIEW is pleased to announce its new affiliate partnership with the Centre for Entrepreneurial Research & Innovation (CERI). This collaboration comes hot on the heels of the highly successful “How to Enter the Defence Supply Chain” workshop, held […]