How we are governed

Powertrain Systems and Fuels Group

Aims and Objectives

  • Organise and promote a technical activity programme based on the customer's perceived needs of education, dissemination of information and technology transfer
  • Promote and discuss emerging technologies pertinent to the committee's sphere of activity
  • Promote the education, training and continuing professional development of engineers
  • Promote the status of both the Chartered Engineer and the membership of Institution as the premier level of validated competence
  • Develop greater collaboration with other engineering institutions and technical organisations
  • Promote the Institution as the body of influence within the UK, and to develop and enhance the interaction between the Group and industry, academia and Government bodies
  • Develop and maintain a greater liaison and feedback with the combustion engines membership of Institution

Professor Hua Zhao - Chair

Brunel University London

Dr Roy Horrocks - Immediate Past Chair

Dr Kian Banisoleiman

Lloyd's Register EMEA

Dr Ricardo Martinez Botas

Imperial College London

Dr Roger Cracknell

Shell Global Solutions UK

Charles Cunnell

Perkins Engines

David Entwistle


Richard Judge

Delphi Diesel Systems

David Lindley

 IET representative

Dr Bernadette Longridge

AVL Powertrain

Keith Michael

Tata Motors

Richard Osborn


David Rogers

 Kistler Instrumente AG

Steve Sapsford


Professor Paul Shayler

University of Nottingham

Alan Tolley

JCB Power Systems

Martyn Twigg


John Williams

BP International Ltd