Over 30 years of experience in Aerospace and Defence including Operations, Automation and advanced aircraft assembly automation, ICT and Extended Enterprise, Paperless manufacturing. More than 25 years’ experience in working transnationally – transatlantic, European and India collaborations.
Patents granted for novel solutions for the design and build of Aerostructure assembly tools using low cost re-useable components. Solutions were applied on major European and US military aircraft projects.
Awarded Visiting Professorship at Salford University UK and lectured at Cambridge University MSc courses.
Successfully developed and implemented a 3D model based engineering processes including integration of requirements analysis and design solutions and manufacturing capability implementation with the required supporting infrastructure.
Provided co-ordination support for the recently completed European Commission FoFdation project.
Corporate Innovation Catalyst for ICT, Smart Factory Extended Enterprise and Global Collaboration.