Internationally renowned independent requirements specialist based in the UK. Provides requirements engineering training, coaching and consulting. Has carried out requirements engineering projects in domains including aerospace, defence, automotive, industrial plant design, rail and software systems. Experienced in facilitating creativity and innovation workshops to generate novel requirements and design ideas. Lead author of Easy Approach to Requirements Syntax (EARS), a mechanism to gently constrain natural language requirements. EARS is widely used in industry by companies including Bosch, Honeywell, Intel, Rolls-Royce and Siemens and is also taught at numerous universities. Accomplished speaker who has delivered keynotes and invited presentations at international requirements engineering and systems engineering conferences.
Requirements capture, documentation and analysis; Use cases and scenarios; Consulting; Coaching; Facilitation; Team leading; UML and SysML; Requirements training development and delivery; Facilitating innovation and creativity.
Rolls-Royce – Requirements Specialist (2004-2018)
Praxis Critical Systems – Requirements Consultant (2001-2004)
City University – Research Assistant (1999-2001)
BSc. Business Computing Systems 1st class, City University London. Best Project Prize.
Best Presentation at INCOSE UK Annual Systems Engineering Conference 2013. Best Paper at Advances in Risk and Reliability Technology Symposium (ARRTS) 2015.
Qualifications and Professional Bodies
CEng, IEEE, British Computer Society (BCS), BCS RE Specialist Group committee.