Alan Newby FREng
Director Aerospace Technology and Future Programmes, Rolls-Royce plc

Alan Newby is an innovative and inspirational engineer. He has led major aerospace programmes in the UK, Germany and the USA. He was Chief Engineer for the International Aerospace Engineering V2500 (a joint venture with Pratt and Whitney in the USA) and Engineering Director for Rolls-Royce Deutschland. Alan has risen to become Director of Technology and Future Programmes across aerospace (60% of the Rolls-Royce company), and his team spans the UK, Germany and the USA. In this role, he has significant influence over product and business strategy. Alan’s role in leading product and technology strategy is recognised by customers, partners, professional institutions and government bodies.