Timothy Burnhope FREng
Chief Innovation and Growth Officer, JCB Group

Timothy Burnhope is an exceptional manufacturing engineer, eminent for his leadership in the innovation, design and high volume manufacture of heavy construction equipment.  He has a distinguished track record in developing construction, agricultural and materials handling equipment, particularly telescopic handlers.  Renowned for a bespoke innovation process in taking design concepts to successful commercialisation with highly acclaimed machines that maximise customer value.  An off-highway industry leader putting fuel efficiency at the heart of design and engineering processes.  As the most senior engineering executive at JCB, he reports directly to the Chief Executive Officer and is a member of the JCB Group Executive.