Head Of Diversity and Inclusion, Royal Academy of Engineering

Polly WilliamsHead Of Diversity and Inclusion Royal Academy of EngineeringAboutPolly Williams is the Head of Diversity and Inclusion at the Royal Academy of Engineering leading an ambitious programme to catalyse a step change in the diversity of the workforce and prevalence of inclusive cultures across engineering industry. Polly has extensive experience leading and designing equality,…

Professor of Communications Systems Engineering, UCL

John MitchellProfessor of Communications Systems Engineering UCLAboutJohn E. Mitchell is Professor of Communications Systems Engineering in the UCL Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering and Co-director of the UCL Centre for Engineering Education. Between 2012 and 2016 he was on secondment to the UCL Engineering Sciences Faculty office, where he led the introduction of the…

Rebecca Constable

Director, People Experience McLaren Racing

Rebecca ConstableDirector, People Experience McLaren RacingAboutRebecca is an experienced leader in People, Culture and Talent across different markets, countries and roles. She is currently leading the development of a unique employee experience that directly supports McLaren Racing’s ambitious strategic agenda – to deliver the most exciting and inspiring performance, both on and off the track.…

Chris Knibb

Head of Corporate Communications, IET

Chris KnibbHead of Corporate Communications, IETAboutChris has been leading the Institution of Engineering and Technology’s  Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Strategy since joining the organisation in 2017. Additionally, he leads on external and internal communications, as well as public affairs for the Institution. Chris is passionate about inspiring and encouraging people from every background to consider…

Greg Turner-Smart

Equality, Diversity & Inclusion Manager, Rolls-Royce SMR

Greg Turner-SmartEquality, Diversity & Inclusion Manager, Rolls-Royce SMRAbout With degrees in Mechanical Engineering and Engineering Management, Greg joined Rolls-Royce in 2006, working in multiple technical roles within Civil Aerospace. In 2015, he launched Prism, their LGBTQ+ employee network and success here included taking Rolls-Royce to the Stonewall Top 100. Greg became Group Inclusion and Diversity…

Jenny McLaughlin

Project Manager, Heathrow

Jenny McLaughlinProject Manager, HeathrowAbout Jenny McLaughlin has worked within the airport industry for over 18 years. This began at East Midlands Airport as an Environment and Safeguarding Officer achieving ISO14001. The last 12 years have been at Heathrow Airport in a number of departments including Environment, Airside and now Infrastructure as a project manager. Jenny…

Beccy Pleasant

Head of Nuclear Skills Strategy for Nucler Skills Strategy Group

Beccy PleasantHead of Nuclear Skills Strategy for Nucler Skills Strategy GroupAbout Beccy has worked in the nuclear sector in strategic skills and people development roles for the last 13 years, having previously worked within the people development field in the commercial and education sectors. Her particular specialism is developing and implementing skills and resourcing, people…

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Senior Consultant, Eunomia Research & Consulting

John BradburySenior Consultant, Eunomia Research & ConsultingAbout John Bradbury is a Chemical Engineer who has been involved with InterEngineering since 2015. John originally from Australia, started working in inclusion and diversity after setting up an LGBT+ network in Australia. Currently, John is a Continuous Improvement Manager for Amcor in Bristol and in his ‘gay’ job…

Dr Victor Olisa QPM

Governor at Treloar’s and Director of Safeguarding at Surrey Football Association

Dr Victor Olisa QPMGovernor at Treloar’s and Director of Safeguarding at Surrey Football AssociationAbout Victor joined Surrey Police in 1982 straight from university, where he studied Biochemistry. He worked in uniform and CID. He transferred to the City of London Police in 1990 and worked in several roles including Detective Inspector in the Fraud Squad.…

Damilola Fari-Arole

Senior Engineer, WSP in the UK

Damilola Fari-AroleSenior Engineer, WSP in the UKAbout Damilola Fari-Arole currently works as a Design Engineer for Network Rail Design Delivery where she specializes in providing system-level RAM modelling and analysis to UK Rail Projects. Upon graduating with a Masters in Process Systems Engineering from Imperial College London in 2015, Damilola participated in the pilot Graduate…