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Hitendra Hirani – Sales Manager / General Manager

Dr Hitendra Hirani has worked closely with industry on topics such as automated assembly systems and aerospace technology developments since the turn of the Century. Through his activities focussed on large multinational and multidisciplinary programmes, he has served on key regional, national and international boards including the on Steering Committees for Airframe, Systems and Engines ITD and the Governing Board of the €4bn Clean Sky 2 programme, Midlands Aerospace Alliance Technology Development Group and on the Auto/Aero Regional Growth Forum. Hitendra now works closely with the Driving the Electric Revolution Industrialisation Centre national initiative with key leaders from Universities, Catapult Centres and industry.

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Chris Varley – Senior Technical Manager

Chris is our Technical Manager. Working closely with the NDSS team, PEMC research group and wider university. Chris develops, manages and leads the facilities testing activities and provides strategic leadership and management of the highly skilled NDSS and PEMC technical teams. Chris’ background is in test facility design and management, test stand operation, electrical design and installation. He has over a decade of experience working in electrification research in sectors including aerospace, automotive marine and rail.



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Nottingham Drives Specialist Services

Faculty of Engineering, University Park,

Nottingham NG7 2DL

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