Paul Gallen

Paul Gallen

Sector Lead - Automotive

National Composites Centre

Paul is the NCC’s lead for the Automotive Sector. He has over 20 years management level leadership of industrialising new technologies, facilitating technology transfer and supporting advanced manufacturing.

He is currently developing future programmes for UK automotive light-weighting, as deputy chair of the Automotive Composite Group of the Composites Leadership Forum.

He has supported many successful collaborative bids into UK and EU grant funded programmes, securing over £40M of funding to industry, as well as leading joint development projects with Universities in UK and further afield.

Paul brings extensive experience of facilitating new product development as well as leading industrial scale rollouts of manufacturing technologies, including thermoplastic composites.

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