Prof. Keith Jackson
Keith has had a wide ranging and successful career in companies varying from start-ups to multinationals. He founded and grew an automotive control systems company whose engine control systems are used on millions of vehicles around the world. Following the sale of the company to a major car company he joined Rolls Royce PLC where he worked as Chief Technology Officer in the electrical power and control systems group.
Keith is Chief Technology Officer at Meggitt PLC, a global aerospace and energy components and systems company where he is responsible for the technology strategy and research and technology. He is also actively involved on talent development at Meggitt through its Fellowship and graduate programmes.
Keith is a Fellow of the Society of Automotive Engineers, a Rolls Royce Engineering Fellow and a visiting Professor at Sheffield University. He is a graduate from University College London.