Dr Chris Pearson
Senior Research Associate
He currently coordinates two large programmes in the field of service: The Cambridge Service Alliance (with the Judge Business School, BAE Systems, Caterpillar and IBM) and the KT-Box knowledge transfer award (with six other UK universities).
He joined the University in January 2006 as a Contracts Manager in Research Services, before coming to the IfM in January 2007. Initially he was the Programme Manager for the Innovative Manufacturing Research Centre, then for the EPSRC/BAE Systems sponsored S4T programme.
Chris has several years experience developing and supporting automation systems in a variety of industries. He has an MBA from Cranfield and a D.Phil. in robotics and computer vision.