Key people

The Nuclear AMRC is owned by the University of Sheffield, but overseen by our industrial partner companies on a consortium basis. Operations are headed by the executive team of directors. Strategy and research areas are determined with the guidance of the board of member companies.

Directors

Andrew Storer, Chief Executive Officer
Andrew Storer is responsible for leadership and strategy of the Nuclear AMRC. He joined in 2015 from Rolls-Royce’s civil nuclear business, and was appointed CEO from August 2017. He is also Visiting Professor of Nuclear Manufacturing and Capability Development at the University of Sheffield.

Professor Steve Jones, Chief Technology Officer
Steve Jones is responsible for the Nuclear AMRC’s technology strategy to ensure the centre delivers innovative and valuable technical solutions to the UK supply chain. He joined in September 2017 from Coventry University’s Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering Institute.

Jay Shaw, Programme Director
Jay Shaw joined the Nuclear AMRC’s machining group in 2010, leading the group before moving to business development and then to programmes. He is responsible for ensuring that the centre’s projects deliver the maximum value to the UK supply chain.

 

Board

Mick Gornall, Westinghouse (chair)
Jonathan Brown
, Cammell Laird
Gina Strati, Canadian Nuclear Laboratories
Paul Smith, Cavendish Nuclear
Marc Duret
, Framatome UK
Tim Gears
, Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence
Simon Plumtree, ITW Welding Group
Ron Gorham, NDA
Tom Greatrex, NIA
Alan Woods, Rolls-Royce
Kevin Burns
, Sellafield Ltd
David Bond, Sheffield Forgemasters
John Coughlan, TSP Engineering / British Steel
Nick Gaines, Ultra Electronics
Lindsay Roche, Westinghouse UK
Martin Burnham, IFA (Tier Two representative)

Observers:
Dr Neil Irvine, Dalton Nuclear Institute
Bob Bish
, DIT
Chris Squires, EDF Energy
Tim
Davies, Hitachi-GE
George Pritchard, Horizon Nuclear Power
Kristy Hewitson, NNL
Sarah Beacock, Nuclear Institute
Duncan Steel, Sellafield Ltd