The role of International Committee is to advise and be responsible to the Trustee Board for promoting the international interests of the Academy. In pursuit of this role, the Committee's interests include the Academy's membership of the International Council of Academies of Engineering and Technological Sciences (CAETS) and the European Council of Applied Sciences and Engineering (Euro-CASE).

The Committee also contributes to other international committees and study groups as appropriate and works to expand relationships with other academies of engineering and technological sciences, taking part in their activities where this is consistent with the Academy's objectives.

The Committee oversees and the Academy's Global Challenges Research Fund and Newton Fund activities.


  • David Thomlinson FREng


  • Jane Buglear FREng
  • Professor Judith Driscoll FREng
  • Professor Tariq Durrani FREng FRSE 
  • David Eyton CBE FREng
  • Dr Allyson Lawless FREng
  • Dr John Lazar CBE FREng
  • Professor Ric Parker CBE FREng
  • Professor William Powrie FREng
  • Dr Mike Short CBE FREng
  • Professor Ravi Silva FREng
  • Dr Jean Venables CBE FREng
  • Professor Rachel Williams FREng
  • Professor Richard Williams OBE FREng FRSE
  • Professor Zhibing Zhang FREng

Non-Fellow Member

  • Professor Barbara Evans

Ex-Officio Member

  • Professor David Bogle FREng

Committee Secretariat    

  • Shane McHugh