Graham Peters is a co-founder of UKQuantum and member of its Executive Committee. He is also the Managing Director of Government Services at Arqit and current Independent chair of the cross government/industry/academia Space Partnership Board. He was chair of the UKspace trade body from 2018 to 2020. He has 30+ years' experience in the telecommunications and space sectors with extensive c -level relationships across industry and government. Prior to joining Arqit he ran the Applied Technologies and Government Services business at the satellite broadband provider Avanti Communications. Previous to that he had general management and engineering roles at Telespazio-Vega and British Aerospace. He holds a BSc(Hons) in Physics from London University.