Dr Neil Sanderson

Neil was Chief Executive (1990 to retirement in 2006) of Lucideon (formerly known as CERAM), a technology based company specialising in the commercial application of science and engineering to improved and new processes and products in materials based companies. He is currently Chairman of AIRTO – the Association of Innovation, Research and Technology Organisations in the UK who provide technically based services to clients seeking to improve their businesses through innovation. He is also Lucideon’s nominated Director of AZoM.com Ltd, and Chairman of Trustees for the BCRL pension fund.

Neil has a PhD in Nuclear Physics, and started his business career as Managing Director of a scientific instrumentation company, involved in characterisation techniques.