Operations Director

David Martin

David Martin

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Biography

David Martin was appointed Operations Director on 1 May 2013 and is a member of the Executive team. He started as an Apprentice in 1979 and is a chartered engineer and fellow of Institute of Mechanical Engineers.

Career highlights:

  • appointed Head of Operations and Programme Delivery Division in 2012
  • appointed Head of Physics and Engineering Development Division in 2011
  • appointed Head of Engineering Division in 2008
  • he initiated many of the training schemes presently being run at CCFE – including the apprentice and graduate programmes

Operations Director

Responsibilities include:

  • the day-to-day running of the UK’s fusion activities at Culham
  • the operation of the Joint European Torus (JET)