With over 33 years post-graduate engineering experience, He has developed a talent for assessing project technical risks and financial viability together with the development of project risk mitigation strategies that can improve project business performance. He has managed major projects led consulting assignments in Risk Management and PPP/PFI due diligence assignments across several sectors including; rail, roads, ports, canals, air traffic control, power and defence.
He originally developed his engineering and project management skills in the UK Defence Industry on Systems Engineering Projects. Notably he was Project Manager Japan for Thompson Marconi Sonar Systems and latterly managed the upgrading of the UK Nuclear Submarine Combat Systems for BAE Systems. After gaining an MBA focused on ‘Risk Management in Major Projects’ he moved into consultant engineering and specialised in due diligence on project finance deals. He has developed a good reputation for Project Risk Management and international PPP/PFI due diligence assignments in blue chip UK based Consultant Engineers. His ability has been recognized by the UNECE where he has supported their PPP team of specialists.
As a Senior Partner and Director of OTB Engineering, he manages a team of multi-disciplinary Consulting Engineers.