Dr. Bob Joyce has been with a range of precision product engineering companies, predominately in the powertrain and automotive sectors. In the last 15 years he was on the Executive Board of Jaguar Land Rover as Engineering / Product Director, and in his last three years as Chief Operating Officer covering all elements of the New Product Development process. During his career, he launched great new products and plants around the globe, and sustained profitable year on year growth after a successful turnaround from the 2008/9 global recession.
Retiring from his executive career after almost forty years, he wanted to pursue a more balanced work-life experience, and he has now successfully completed four years of portfolio management. He currently chairs two technology companies and is a Non Executive Director of three companies (manufacturing, engineering construction and lifestyle). Bob is also a Senior Advisor for a range of software, simulation and technology companies.