Chief Technology Officer and Ventures Director
Ray was appointed to the board at the beginning of 2007 in a dual capacity as Chief Technology Officer and Ventures Director. As CTO, Ray is responsible for the company's technology strategy, and the creation and exploitation of intellectual property. Within his role as Ventures Director, Ray manages the ventures portfolio and the company's venture investment activities, working alongside venturing partner Esprit Capital Partners.
Ray joined Cambridge Consultants in 1986 and has won and led a number of the company's largest product development programmes, including a medical diagnostic instrument, an autonomous handheld nail gun, a dialysis system and the printed electronic displays programme.
Before joining Cambridge Consultants, Ray worked in the aerospace industry and manufacturing. He holds a first class degree in Engineering and an MBA from the London Business School. He is also a Chartered Engineer and speaks fluent German.