School of Natural and Environmental Sciences

Industrial Advisory Board

Industrial Advisory Board

Our staff and researchers provide businesses with their extensive expertise and experience in terms of technological advances and protecting the marine environment.

External Members:

Dr Bas Buchner, President, Maritime Research Institute Netherlands (MARIN)
*Ms Natalie Desty, Head of Maritime Recruitment, Matchtech (not available for Nov. 2016 meeting)
*Dr Alan Dobson, Research and Development Manager, Technip R & D Centre
Mr David Elson, Lead Technologist Marine and Maritime, Innovate UK
Mr Peter French, Chief Executive, BMT Group Limited
Mr Philip Gennotte, Technical Director, Meyerwerft          
Dr Dickon Howell, Director, Howell Marine Consulting
+Mr Tim Kent, Marine Technology Director, Lloyds Register
Mr Edward Fort, Global Head Engineering Systems, Marine and Offshore, attending on behalf of Mr Kent in November 2016
Dr Peter Lai,Technology Manager, Offshore Advanced Engineering Services, Saipem SpA
Mr Ignacio Marti Perez, Innovation and Research Director, Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult
Professor Colin Moffat, Head of Science, Marine Scotland
Dr Claus Myllerup, Technical University of Denmark, The Danish Hydrocarbon Research and Technology Centre
*Dr Ralph Rayner, Chairman, Sonardyne Ltd. (not available for Nov. 2016 meeting)
Dr Stuart Rogers, Chief Scientist, Cefas Laboratory
*Mr Ian Carey, Director, A & P Group Limited  
Dr David Williams, R & D Director, Marine Coatings, International Paint Ltd (unavailable for Nov. 2016 meeting)

*new members
+ unavailable – nominated a colleague to attend November 2016 meeting

Internal Members:

Dr Gary Caldwell, Senior Lecturer in Applied Marine Biology
Prof. Bob Dow, Professor of Marine Structures
Prof. Grant Burgess, Professor of Marine Biotechnology
Prof. Upstill-Goddard, Chair of Marine Biogeochemistry
Dr Alan Murphy, Reader in Maritime Engineering
Prof. Nick Polunin, Chair of Marine Environmental Science
Prof. Selina Stead, Dean of Postgraduate Studies
Prof. Longbin Tao, Professor of Offshore Engineering
Mr Graeme Young, Business Development Manager, Science, Agriculture and Engineering (SAgE) Enterprise Team
Anna Warren, NU, Advancement