University of Bath

Industrial Advisory Board

We are a team of senior engineers from a range of companies in the engineering sector. We work with the Department on teaching and research collaboration.

Our duties include:

  • promoting closer academic and industrial collaboration
  • working with academics to develop and enhance degree courses in line with industry's standards and needs
  • advising on and having direct input into students' group design and business projects

    • Philip Avery, Managing Director at Navtech Radar
    • Pete Bishop, Founder, Director, Chief Technology Officer & Innovator at PowerOasis
    • Phil Bowley, Director at SESupply, independent consultant and guest lecturer
    • Barry Brooks, Past-President of the IET
    • Charles Curry, Managing Director at Chronos Technology Ltd
    • Peter Cooper, Engineering Director, SEA Ltd (Systems Engineering & Assessment)
    • Rick Hillum, Interim UK CEO/MD at Catalyx - Unlock The Crowd
    • Emma Jones, Thales and guest lecturer
    • Martin Kingston, Principal Designer at EE
    • Alan Law, Senior Technology Strategist and Distinguished Engineer at Vodafone
    • Iain Milne, Project Manager at Thales
    • Chris Smith, RWE Innogy UK
    • Paul Smith, Managing Director at BIRAL Ltd, (Bristol Industrial and Research Associates Ltd)
    • David Tolley, Independent Energy Consultant at DLT Consulting and guest lecturer
    • Matt Watson, Western Power Distribution
    • Simon Whittle, Technical Programme Manager at Analog Devices (ADI)