My current role as an internal consultant involves deploying leading edge maintenance management to GlaxoSmithKline manufacturing sites worldwide, covering products as diverse as toothpaste, medicines and fine chemicals.
I have been in my present role at GSK for ten years. It followed on from a variety of senior operational engineering management/lead roles in GSK factories in the pharmaceutical manufacturing sector, both in UK and in Puerto Rico, including a role as a lean/six sigma specialist.
My earlier career was spent in plant engineering and capital project management in the Chemicals and Food sectors with Du Pont and Unilever respectively.
I have a first degree in Mechanical Engineering, and am a Chartered Member of the Institute of Mechanical Engineers, and I'm a Certified maintenance and Reliability Professional (CMRP), I also have an MBA from Warwick University.