Links to companies, organisations and universities that are represented on our Skills Advisory Panel and others

The CEA Skills Advisory Panel aims to make a difference in the skills challenge on behalf of the construction equipment industry. Its initial meeting was held in September 2014.

Skills Advisory Panel Members

Nigel Baseley

Panel Chair
CEA President

Professor Colin Garner

Director, Caterpillar Innovation & Research Centre
Perkins/Royal Academy of Engineering Professor of Applied Thermodynamics, Loughborough University

Nick Grout

Deputy Director, Department for Business, Industry & Skills

Bob Harper

Director of Training, A-Plant

Jo Lopes

Chair, Automotive Industrial Partnership
Head of Technical Excellence, Jaguar Land Rover

Dr Carol Marsh

President, Women’s Engineering Society
Electronics Design & Process Lead, Selex ES

Jacqui Miller

Director, Miller International Ltd

Miles Pixley

General Manager, Technical & Professional Development, JCB

Steve Radley

Director of Policy, CITB

Paul Ross

Global Market Sales Director – Commercial, agricultural and industrial vehicles, Ricardo Plc

Kat Sandford

National STEM Ambassadors Programme Manager, STEMNET

Ann Spearing

Head of Quality & Customer Support, EAL (Semta)

Haydn Steele

Manager, Construction Plant-hire Association

Ross Walker

L&E CTS Sector Lead, Tata Steel Europe

Christian Warden

Programme Director, Engineering Skills Service, EEF

Lindsay Watson

Account Director, Tata Technologies

Alan Woods

Business Relationship Manager, Automotive Unit, Department for Business, Industry & Skills

Other contacts

Automotive Council

Engineering Professors’ Council

Institution of Mechanical Engineers

Primary Engineer

Royal Academy of Engineering

Skills Funding Agency

Teesside University

UK Commission for Employment & Skills

Warwick Manufacturing Group

Warwick University