Head of Environmental Technology, Rolls Royce and Chair, Sustainable Aviation
As Head of Environmental Technology for Rolls-Royce Plc, Adam guides annual investment of circa £800m to deliver improved environmental performance across the group’s aerospace and non-aero products and services.
He is also the Chair of Sustainable Aviation, a coalition bringing together major UK airlines, airports, manufacturers, air navigation service providers and key business partners with the aim of making the sector cleaner, quieter and smarter.
Adam has held a variety of senior technical and business roles in Rolls-Royce including Head of Innovation and Chief of Low Carbon Technology. He was also part of the team that established and led the Energy Technologies Institutes (ETI) £600m public-private sector collaboration.
Prior to joining Rolls-Royce, he was a partner at multi-disciplinary consultancy Mott MacDonald where he worked on major energy and transportation projects in Europe, South America, Asia and Africa.
In addition to his technical background, he holds an MBA from Imperial College and a Finance degree from Rotterdam School of Management (RSM).