Transforming aerospace through technology and innovation

The Aerospace Technology Institute (ATI) creates the technology strategy for the UK aerospace sector and funds world-class research and development.

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Resources

Insight and tools to support the UK aerospace sector.

Our programme

£1.6bn

of grant funding has been awarded to UK organisations.

£3.2bn

the total industry-matched value of the ATI Programme.

343

projects now make up the portfolio.

More

198

projects are currently live.

376

unique partners from every region of the UK.

275

SMEs have received grant funding.

£4.8m

is the average size of a project grant.

4

is the average number of partners per project.

81,000

UK high value jobs have been secured.

£97bn

in value add and spill over to the economy so far.

Our strategy

Destination Zero is the technology strategy for UK aerospace, focusing on zero-carbon emission, ultra-efficient and cross-cutting enabling technologies.

Laura Cuss

Head of Strategy: Market & Supply Chain

Prof Simon Weeks

Chief Technology Officer

Dr Naomi Allen

Senior Technologist: Whole Aircraft

Malcolm Scott

Director Special Projects

Gary Elliott

Chief Executive Officer

Alan Newby

ATI Board Director

Gavin Campbell

ATI Board Director

Chris Low

International R&D Engagement Manager

Dr Kiran Harish

Lead Technologist: Advanced Systems & Propulsion

Julie Etherden

Officer Manager & PA to the CTO

Dr Alice Stitt

Senior Technologist: Whole Aircraft

Stephen Ball

ATI Board Chair

Matthew Bailey

Senior Technologist: Structures, Manufacturing & Materials

Susan Schofield B.Eng P.Eng MBA

VP Strategy Civil Airframe, GKN Aerospace

Beene M’membe

Advanced Technologist: Structures, Manufacturing & Materials

Alex Hickson

Head of Technology: Structures, Manufacturing and Materials

Ben Stocks

ATI Board Director

Michaela Little

Head of Finance

Karun Harrar

Delivery & Innovation Officer

Nazia Hirjee

Chief Operations Officer

Rachel Gillett

HR Manager

Ann Dysiewicz

IT Manager

Simon Edmonds

ATI Board Director

Dr Kedar Pandya

ATI Board Director

Harry Malins

Chief Innovation Officer

Stuart Gates

Interim Head Of Technology: Whole Aircraft

Scott Pendry

Head of External Relations

Simon Webb

Head of Zero Carbon Strategy

Paul Griffiths

ATI Board Director

Mark Scully

Head of Technology: Advanced Systems & Propulsion

Nikul Bhadasia

Senior Business Analyst

Corinne Morris

Executive Assistant & Office Manager

Janet Collyer

ATI Board Director

Nour Eid

Senior Innovation Manager

Sophie Lane

Chief Relationships Officer

Paul Everitt

ATI Board Director

Our team

Our team is drawn from across the sector and beyond, providing stakeholders with the expertise, energy and passion to further the UK's aerospace industry.

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