Industrial Advisory Board Members

Aerospace Engineering IAB

Dr Paolo Bianco Airbus Defence and Space R&T Cooperation Manager
Dr Christine Hannon Rolls Royce Analytical Design Specialist
Dr Carren Holden Airbus EGL Capability Developer Flight Physics UK
Dr Royston Jones Altair Engineering President, Altair Product Design
Mr Nick Martin BAE systems Innovation and Growth Leader
Mr Martin Muir Airbus Group Innovations Research Engineer – Design and Analysis
Dr Shahrokh Shahpar Rolls-Royce Rolls-Royce Engineering Associate Fellow
Mr Richard Smith Winchester Consulting Engagement Director - Talent Retention Solution
Mr Simon Witts Aviation 360 Director

Bioengineering IAB

Mr Nic Bowman Pfizer Limited Sr Director, Head of Devices Centre of Excellence (DCoE)
Dr Danielle de Villiers MatOrtho Senior Development Engineer
Dr Yasmin Farhatnia Platinum Medical Ltd Managing Director
Mr James Grainger Intuitive Surgical Clinical Affairs Manager
Dr Philip Jackson Lucideon Ltd Technical Manager - Healthcare
Dr Amy Kinbrum De Puy Senior Engineer - Bio-mechanical Testing, WW R&D
Prof Andy Lewis Owen Mumford Director of Research and Development
Dr Monisha Phillips BSI Healthcare Global Head of Orthopaedic & Dental Devices
Mr Michael Roache Baxter Healthcare Senior Manager R&D
Dr Matt Royle NAMSA Principal Regulatory Consultant
Dr Nigel Smith Biomedical Consultancy Ltd Director
Mr John Thomson Wellspect Healthcare Product Manager

Chemical Engineering IAB

Mr Andrew Bissell Sunamp Ltd Chief Executive Officer
Mr Craig Davies Drax Power Station Fuel Quality Specialist
Dr Bill Frith Unilever Science Leader
Dr Guy Newcombe Archipelago Technology Chief Executive Officer
Ms Adriana Vargas-Colwill KBR Senior Process Safety Engineer

Materials Engineering IAB

Prof Keizo Akutagawa Aston Martin F1 Technical Advisor
Dr Sally Beken Innovate UK Knowledge Transfer Manager Polymers
Mr Martyn Bennett Midsomer Science Ltd Director
Prof Markys Cain Electrosciences Ltd Director
Mr Tom Dowden Sugru Principal Researcher
Prof Peter Ford EventMap Chairman
Dr Joe Hallett Birla Carbon Technical Service Manager
Dr Phillip Kennedy Nanoforce Chief Executive
Mr Tony Kinsella Lucideon Ltd Chief Executive
Mr Thomas Poon Rolls-Royce Submarines NDE Engineer
Dr Ravi Prabaharan Advanced Healthcare Ltd Research & Technology Manager
Dr Julien Ramier Schlumberger Principal Materials Scientist
Dr Nima Roohpour RB External Innovation Lead
Dr Carolyn Small Arconic Manufacturing Process and Product Development Manager
Dr Matthew Thornton Polymateria Chief Development Officer
Dr Douglas Watson Weir Advanced Research Centre Programme Manager
Dr Roly Whear Jaguar & Land Rover Principal Technical Specialist
Mr David Williams NGF Europe R&D Manager

Mechanical Engineering IAB

Dr Graham Deacon Ocado Technology Robotics Research Team Leader
Mr Ashley Gillibrand Jaguar Land Rover Technical Specialist - Powertrain NVH and Sound QualityQuality
Dr Simon Jewer MOD Reactor Engineering Group Manager
Mr Mark Jiskoot ex-Schlumberger Consultant
Dr Tie Li Ford Supervisor / Technical Specialist, CAE, Chassis Engineering
Dr Zulshan Mahmood Ford Supervisor – Intake, Combustion & Exhaust CAE
Mr Dimitrios Pavlidis Foster & Partners Senior Environmental Design Analyst
Mr Rajinder Sharma Podaris Business Development Manager
Dr Gerry Riley RJM International Principal Fuels & Combustion Engineer
Mr David Singerton Anglian Water Innovation Projects Manager
Mr Rich Walker Shadow Robot Company Managing Director

Systems Engineering IAB

Dr Graham Bleakley Costain Group Technical director for Systems Engineering
Dr Richard Cannon National Air Traffic Services Principal Investigator for Research and Development
Dr Samuele De Guido Department for Transport Head of Futures
Dr Mathias Kern British Telecommunications Senior Research Manager, Sustainable Operations and Optimisation
Dr Andrew Pemberton Thales UK, INCOSE UK Systems Engineering Modelling Referent, INCOSE President-Elect
Dr Tim Rabbets QinetiQ plc Chief Engineer, Systems Engineering
Dr Ashitey Trebi-Ollennu Jet Propulsion Laboratory NASA/Caltech Principal Robotics Engineer, Deputy Chief Engineer, Autonomous Systems Division