CEO, AMRC with Boeing
Colin joined the AMRC from Airbus where he held the position of Head of Research & Technology for Airbus in the UK. He joined the R&T team on 1st February 2010 from his previous position of Head of Landing Gear PDT (Product Delivery Team) on the A350XWB Programme, which he had held for four years. He is former Chairman of the Steering Board for the National Composites Centre, and previously member of the Aerospace Growth Partnership Strategy Working Group and Deputy Chairman of the Aerospace Technology Institute Technology Advisory Group. Colin has over 30 years global industry experience starting as an apprentice with Lister-Petter Diesel Engines. He holds an Honours Degree from the University of Aston in Birmingham, Production Technology and Management, a MBA from the University of Bath, he is a Fellow of the Royal Aeronautical Society and sits on the Learned Society Board.