Graduated from Durham University in 1982 with first class honours in Engineering Science. Worked as NVH Engineer in Rover Group for 16 years. Joined Lotus in 2000. Has been responsible for the active noise development for 6 years and all the EV and HEV development and all calibration and control work in Lotus Engineering for the last 4 years. The productionisation of this technology has been an exciting challenge.