Director, Lightweight Manufacturing Centre
Iain joined in August 2019 as Director of the Lightweight Manufacturing Centre (LMC), designed to support industry access funding, skilled engineering staff, facilities and translational research.
Research Director, National Manufacturing Institute Scotland
As Research Director of NMIS, Professor Chris Dungey blends academic achievement with strategic and operational experience across world leading industrial and academic technology organisations.
Chief Operating Officer, National Manufacturing Institute Scotland
NMIS welcomed Sarah Jardine as Chief Operating Officer in 2020 from leading medical technology company, Optos.
Chief Operating Officer, Advanced Forming Research Centre
As Chief Operating Officer of the AFRC, Helen brings experience in operations management as well as project and programme management helping to lead the research centre as it supports industry.
Skills Director, Manufacturing Skills Academy
Stewart McKinlay MEng combines industrial experience through start-up SMEs and international manufacturers with significant expertise in the education, training, and skills arena.
Chief Commercial Officer, National Manufacturing Institute Scotland
Lynne is a Chartered Engineer who joined the University of Strathclyde’s Advanced Forming Research Centre (AFRC) as part of its launch team in 2009 and develops the centre’s commercial activities.
Chief Executive Officer, National Manufacturing Institute Scotland
Appointed in August 2020 as Chief Executive Officer, John is tasked with leading the growth and development of the NMIS Group located in the Advanced Manufacturing Innovation District Scotland.
Executive Chair, National Manufacturing Institute Scotland
Keith Ridgway is the Executive Chair of the National Manufacturing Institute Scotland. He first joined the Advanced Forming Research Centre, part of the University of Strathclyde in 2016.