Rob Smith CEng FIMechE
Nominated by Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE)
Rob Smith’s career has centred on power plant design and he is currently Energy Applications Manager for the Tonnage Global Business Unit within Linde Gas. Prior to joining Linde Gas in 1997, Rob held several senior management positions at Rolls-Royce group and NEI Power Projects, having started out as an apprentice at Babcock International.
Rob joined the Engineering Council Board in 2013 to contribute to maintaining the standards for professional registration for the benefit of registrants, employers and the public. He is Chairman of the Professional Development Steering Group and has been involved in the Institution of Mechanical Engineers activities for over 25 years, including as current Vice President.