The following are some highlights of the past 20 years:
- Inventing and patenting a PIN-number based telephone access system (1983) - the precursor to all pre-paid phone cards
- Inventing, patenting and producing the first electronic printer-sharing switch in the world (1984) - now widely imitated, of course.
- Running two multi-national projects for the EU (1992-5), with responsibility for a budget of €1.8M
- Planning and building the business case for the subsea oil platform-to-shore fibre-optic network for the North Sea (1998-9), for a consortium of oil companies
However, it's essential to keep as far as possible at the cutting edge. Click here for current technical skills.