Our People

Dr Robert Quarshie

Director (Chair of Advisory Board), Materials KTN

Robert is currently the Director of the Materials KTN. He was previously an industrial secondee to the DTI as Chief Analytical Advisor in the Materials and Manufacturing Policy Unit, during which time he was responsible for the Materials Technology area. Robert has over twenty years of industry experience working in Polymers, Steel and Aluminium. He has held a number of senior management posts in product and market strategy, product and applications development, manufacturing process development and customer technical services. He was awarded the British Technology Group Prize in 1985 for his PhD research in high energy density batteries. Robert was a key member of the Materials Innovation and Growth Team (Mat IGT) that developed the UK Strategy for Materials in 2006.

Stay Connected

Join us on our social networks for all the latest updates, product/service announcements and more.


> Follow Us


> Watch Our Videos


> Follow Us


Baglan Bay Innovation Centre,
Central Avenue
Port Talbot,
SA12 7AX.

T: +44 (0)1792 606867
E: info-specific@swansea.ac.uk

Content available in Welsh on request by emailing info-specific@swansea.ac.uk