Chief Technology Officer + Head of Strategy (CTO)
Appointed to Aerospace Executive Committee December 2014.
Joined GKN in 2013 as VP Chief Engineering and assumed the role of Senior Vice President Engineering & Technology in December 2014. Prior to joining GKN, he spent 17 years at Airbus in a variety of technical leadership roles most recently VP Head of A350 XWB Wing Engineering responsible for wing structures, movables and systems installation for all A350 XWB derivatives. For the A350 XWB-900, he led the development from early concept development through detailed design, manufacture and assembly through to successful flight test. He has a BEng in Aeronautical Engineering and German from Bath University.