John has many years of experience in the engineering environment. A time-served Mechanical Engineering apprentice, he has real hands-on experience in the practical and techno-commercial sectors of industry. Academically, he successfully completed a Bachelor of Science (Hons) degree as well as a City & Guilds Technicians certificate in mechanical engineering and a C&G bridging course in digital electronics.
After operating as a Sales Engineer for Baumueller UK selling DC motors and drives, he subsequently moved on to Schneider Electric and then Bosch Rexroth where he was responsible for the promotion/sales of inverters, servo drives and CNC systems.
Upon the demise of Sensortronic/Powertronic Ltd, his penultimate position, he formed Alldrives & Controls Ltd in collaboration with Alan Boor.