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Kate Hall, Director art Arup

BEng Civil and Structural Engineering (1995)

Kate project managed Arup’s work designing the infrastructure for the London 2012 Games.


Ailie MacAdam, Global Rail Sector Lead at Bechtel Corporation

BEng Chemical Engineering

Ailie is a British engineer, and a former commercial manager for a section of Crossrail. She is one of the highest profile women engineers in the UK and has worked on some of the largest civil engineering projects in the Uk and Europe including Channel Tunnel Rail Link, now known as High Speed 1, and Central Section of Crossrail; with 21km of twin-tube tunnel and six underground stations. Ailie was featured in the Women's Engineering Society's inaugural list of the United Kingdom's Top 50 Influential Women in Engineering in 2016.  


John Pratt, Chief Executive of Air BP

BEng (Hons) Chemical Engineering (1989)

John was appointed as Chief Executive of Air BP, the oil company’s global aviation business, in September 2016. In over 27 years with BP he has held a number of different roles including CEO of BP’s global Liquid Petroleum Gas business and CFO for the global Petrochemicals business. John joined BP in 1989 starting as a graduate Chemical Engineer in Refinery & Petrochemicals operations followed by roles in commercial, corporate head office, finance, strategy and business leadership in Europe, US and Asia.


Dana Skelley, Director of Asset Management at Transport for London

Executive MBA (2003)

Dana is one of the most senior and widely-respected women in engineering in Britain. She was the first woman ever to be named Surveyor/ICE Municipals 'Engineer of the Year' and was featured in the Women's Engineering Society's inaugural list of the United Kingdom's Top 50 Influential Women in Engineering in 2016.


John McGagh, President of IChemE

BEng Chemical Engineering graduate (1980)

John is a leading engineer with significant experience working in and with Executive teams and Boards in many different countries worldwide to deliver at scale business improvement. He is a Fellow of the Institution of Chemical Engineers, a Fellow of the Institute of Materials, Minerals & Mining, a Member of the Chartered Institute of Purchasing & Supply, Adjunct Professor at the University of Queensland and Chairman of the Institution of Chemical Engineers in Australia. In 2017, John was inaugurated as the new president of IChemE.


Albert Williamson-Taylor, Design Director and one of the founding members of AKT II, a structural and civil engineering consultancy

BEng Civil and Structural Engineering (1982), MSc in Structural Engineering (1983)

Albert and AKT II have worked on project all over the world including; Zayed National Museum, Abu Dhabi, UAE, King's Cross Central, London, Heydar aliyev Cultural Center, Baku, Azerbaijan and the UK Pavilion at Expo 2010, Shanghai, China


Lawrence Tomlinson, Chairman, LNT group

BEng Mechanical Engineering (1987)

Lawrence is the sole founder and Chairman of LNT Group which includes a vast portfolio of different businesses ranging from care homes to construction to automotive engineering.