Ajay Kapadia has a B.Eng (Hons) in Mechanical Engineering and an M.Sc. in Advanced Manufacturing Systems. Since completing his formal training, Ajay has held a number of manufacturing engineering roles working with Composite Materials in a variety of Industrial Sectors. From working in Industry, he moved into R&D and set up TWI’s Adhesives, Composites and Sealants Contract R&D business. Ajay is currently Knowledge Transfer Manager for Advanced Composites at the Knowledge Transfer Network, an Innovate UK funded initiative to help businesses innovate and grow using technology.