Jon is the Technology Director for BP’s Advanced Mobility Unit. He joined BP in 2011 as the global head for product development across the automotive lubricant business, before moving to the disruptive innovation group Castrolinno Ventures. Previously, Jon spent nine years with QinetiQ leading up to and beyond IPO. He successfully led and grew the Signal & Information Processing Group, a Medical Technology startup and the frontier physics Optronics Division.
Prior to this, Jon spent 11 years with ICI in a variety of technology management, strategic planning, marketing, and global business management roles, including stints in the Netherlands, Spain and Singapore. He is a Fellow of the IET and a former media fellow for the RAEng for whom he undertook a secondment to raise the profile of engineering at the BBC.