" To encourage the development of high quality scientific, technical, cultural and human actions in the realms of Air and Space, promote knowledge in these areas and constitute a focal point for activities. "
Ancien Président de la Royal Aeronautical Society à Toulouse
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Ewell, Surrey, UK
A 35 year career with Rolls-Royce in posts that included Engineering, Marketing, Commercial and Business Planning culminating as director of Business Development for the Aerospace Group. In 1997 appointed director general of the Society of British Aerospace Companies, the SBAC, and secretary to the Defence Industries Council. Founded Launchpad for Learning, a charity aimed at the education and appreciation of young people regarding Science and Engineering. Retired from full time employment in 2003 and was a founder member of MMO Associates. Joined the Council of the Royal Aeronautical Society in 2003 and was elected to president for 2007/2008. Appointed CBE in 2003 and made a Liveryman of the Worshipful Company of Fan Makers in 1999.
Medals & distinctions:Not disclosed.
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Air & Space Academy:
Board of governors:
Regular member ( 2011 )
2 - Applied sciences and technology (member)
European Actions (Member)