Engineering Systems Director, Turbo Power Systems
BEng, MSc (res), PhD in Electrical Machine Design, CEng
Nigel has spent all of his career in electrical engineering, working for both electrical machine and power electronics manufacturers.
Why did you choose to work for the rail industry?
As with many industries, Electrical Engineering has a growing relevance for rail with wide ranging and varied requirements stimulating interest and innovation within this field.
What inspired you at the time and what influenced your choice?
Rail is a growing industry and the North East of England is well positioned within it.
How does it feel to be in the rail industry? Are your expectations fulfilled?
I am pleased to work in the railway sector.
What are the challenges?
Competition is intense and growing. Resulting cost challenges require innovative solutions
What is a talent? Why the rail industry should engage with talents?
Talent is… creativity, innovation, balance and judgment.