27. Februar 2018 | Branche, Technologie

New Materials Development Group leader brings 25 years’ industry experience to Innoval Technology

Innoval Technology, a technical consultancy to the global aluminium industry, has announced that Mike Clinch will become leader of their Materials Development Group with immediate effect. He will oversee the company’s collaborative R&D projects and development work with existing clients. He will also take an active role in creating new business.

Dr Mike Clinch

Gary Mahon, managing director of Innoval, commented: “Mike brings with him a wealth of experience in applied materials research, product development and process engineering. Furthermore, Mike is a strong advocate of collaborative R&D and will drive the development and commercialisation of new technologies which are key to Innoval’s Materials Development activities.”

Mike joins Innoval following a 20-year career at Luxfer Gas Cylinders where he held several senior management positions, including director of Innovation at Luxfer Europe, and VP of Technology & Innovation at Luxfer North America. He is also chairman of the Light Metals Division of the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining.