Bryan Windus-Smith

New Technology Lead , Philips AVENT

A very experienced and enthusiastic ‘hands-on’ Chartered Mechanical Engineer with a strong academic and practical background. With an open and creative mind, who learns quickly and communicates ideas clearly. A solid track record of technical leadership and project management. 
Experience in a wide range of industries from military aviation, hand held industrial products and ride on industrial products to medical and pharmaceutical devices, and high volume consumer products. Skilled in product development: taking a design and analysing it to characterise performance and then make improvements. Skilled in the identification and use of data acquisition and rig-based testing. Creative problem solver. 
Extensive experience of injection moulding, high speed automation, packaging and labelling, and cGMP device design and manufacturing process validation. 
Goal: lead a multi-disciplined team developing novel products in any interesting industry, or a consultancy. 
Specialties: Problem solving and trouble shooting, design improvement (development), FMEA, risk analysis, vendor management, design specification, data acquisition and analysis, FEA interpretation, Project Management.