Henry Boyd

Henry Boyd

Research Associate for Defence and Military Analysis


  • Defence
  • Defence data, open source analysis, orders of battle, military deployments, strategic forces

Languages: English

Summary: Henry Boyd is a Research Associate with the Defence and Military Analysis Programme at the IISS. He works on the annual publication of The Military Balance and provides input into defence data related sections of other Institute publications, research and consultancy work.


  • 2011–12: Research Analyst for Defence and Military Analysis, IISS
  • 2008–11: Research Assistant, IISS

Selected Publications:

  • The Military Balance, contributor

About the Defence and Military Analysis Programme:

The IISS Defence and Military Analysis Programme (DMAP) analyses global defence and security affairs. Focus areas include national military and security policies and capabilities; reform and modernisation of armed forces; impact of new technologies; defence spending and procurement; the effects of austerity and rising spending on defence policy and acquisition; trends in equipment design and utility; and the defence-industrial base.

Joined IISS: 2008

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