Associate Director Land Warfare, Jane’s by IHS MarkitJon Hawkes manages the Land Team at Jane's by IHS Markit, and is a respected commentator and expert on land warfare platforms and weapon systems.
Mr. Hawkes leads a team of land warfare expert editors, analysts, consultants and journalists in the delivery of Jane's products and services, including technical reference, markets analysis and forecasting, consulting, news and analysis outputs. He is the publisher and co-editor of Jane's Armoured Fighting Vehicles, Jane’s Artillery & Air Defence and other globally-recognized products. Mr. Hawkes has worked across Jane’s market forecasting, technical reference and industry research teams since 2010. Prior to Jane’s, he worked as an operational analyst with the Home Office and Serco, a multinational public service provider. He graduated from the University of Kent in Canterbury, United Kingdom, with a bachelor’s degree in War Studies.
- Aerospace, Defense & Security
- Military/Security Government
- Equipment and technology
- Land military systems
- Military platforms