Manufacturing underpins the success of our economy. The UK is the world’s 11th largest manufacturing nation, employing 2.6m people, making up 50% of exports and accounting for 69% of business R&D. Although recent months have been very challenging to manufacturing, …
Dick Elsy is the Chief Executive of the UK’s High Value Manufacturing Catapult. He joined the Catapult from Torotrak plc, the global innovator in gearless traction drive technology which reduces CO2 emissions in vehicles.
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