At Synaptec, we pride ourselves on our technical excellence and pioneering nature. Since our inception, we have carefully curated a team of experts who strive to devise creative and effective solutions for our customers.

Our combined years in industry and contributions to fundamental research and product development combine to form a strong team that is committed to delivering solutions to the power sector’s most significant challenges.

Management

Dr Philip Orr

Dr Philip Orr

Managing Director

Philip leads the development of Synaptec’s strategy and oversees day-to-day commercial and technical operations…Read more

Dr Neil Gordon

Dr Neil Gordon

Head of Sensor Technologies

Dr Gordon is our Head of Sensor Technologies, overseeing the development of our sensors and associated systems. He concluded his…Read more

Saul Matthews

Saul Matthews

Head of Commercial Development

As Head of Commercial Development, Saul brings 24 years of sales and marketing experience to Synaptec, having led growth…Read more

Dr Steven Blair

Dr Steven Blair

Head of Power Systems Technologies

Dr Blair leads a team leveraging the unique capabilities of our platform to create new data-driven solutions to challenges faced by…Read more

Sensor technologies

Dr David Jung

Dr David Jung

Senior Engineer (Operations)

Dr Jung is one of our most experienced engineers, working across broad range of fields including sensor design, calibration…Read more

Dr Iain Mckeeman

Dr Iain Mckeeman

Senior Engineer (Research & Development)

Iain was awarded the MPhys with Photonics from the University of Southampton in 2012. He then undertook an Engineering Doctorate…Read more

Juan Alanis

Juan Alanis

Sensor Systems Engineer

Juan was awarded a PhD in Physics at the University of Manchester in 2020, focusing on semiconductor nanowire lasers, and soonRead more

Euan Dickson

Euan Dickson

Graduate Sensor Systems Engineer

Euan joined Synaptec as a Graduate Engineer directly following his undergraduate studies in Physics for which he was awarded a 1st…Read more

Noreta Nordena

Noreta Nordena

Graduate Sensor Systems Engineer

Noreta holds an MEng in Mechatronics from the University of Glasgow and is eager to use some of that interdisciplinary knowledge as a…Read more

Tobias Singh

Tobias Singh

Graduate Sensor Systems Engineer

Tobias completed his MEng in Electronic and Electrical Engineering at Swansea University in 2020 and achieved first class honours…Read more

Ryan Moore

Ryan Moore

Technician

Ryan is a Technician and Modern Apprentice at Synaptec, responsible for production and testing. Ryan is also undergoing academic…Read more

Dominic Saunders

Dominic Saunders

Technician

Dominic is a Technician at Synaptec, responsible for manufacturing and testing sensors. He is also completing an HND…Read more

Power system technologies

Dr Fraser Cadger

Dr Fraser Cadger

Senior Engineer (Embedded Systems)

Fraser is an Embedded Systems Engineer responsible for developing robust, real-time embedded firmware for Synaptec’s…Read more

Zhuo Ma

Zhuo Ma

Senior Engineer (Embedded Systems)

Zhuo is an award-winning embedded systems engineer specialising in high-voltage instrumentation…Read more

Jason Costello

Jason Costello

Lead Data Engineer

Jason has over 10 years’ experience with data-intensive and machine learning systems across a wide variety of domains…Read more

Aneesh Chandran

Aneesh Chandran

Field Applications Engineer

Aneesh is an Electrical Engineer responsible for our Field Applications. As our trusted Technology Application Consultant, he provides key…Read more

Ranchao Ou

Ranchao Ou

Graduate Software Engineer

Ranchao graduated in MSci (Hons) Computer Science at the University of St Andrews in 2022Read more

Phil Vernon

Phil Vernon

Web Developer

Phil is responsible for developing convenient and innovative user interfaces and visualisation for Synaptec’s monitoring systems. He holds…Read more

Elliot Hale

Elliot Hale

Graduate Embedded Systems Engineer

Elliot completed his Bachelors in Electronic and Electrical Engineering at Aston University and graduated with first class honours. At university, Elliot…Read more

Commercial

Nitin Mahajan

Nitin Mahajan

Business Development – Power Grids (India, GCC, & SE Asia)

As our Business Development Manager for India, Indian Sub-Continent, GCC, and South East Asia. Nitin brings 21 years…Read more

Chris Conway

Chris Conway

Business Development – Condition Monitoring

Chris has a wealth of engineering and applications experience with distributed fibre optic sensing technologies deployed for asset…Read more

Annika Rieley

Annika Rieley

Marketing Manager

Annika’s experience in marketing and design has spanned over 12 years working internationally in a variety of industries…Read more

Martin Walkinshaw

Martin Walkinshaw

Commercial Manager

As a Commercial Manager, Martin brings a track record of business development and innovation management from high tech…Read more

Administration

Nichola FitzGerald

Nichola FitzGerald

Office Manager

An experienced administrator, Nichola is responsible for the smooth running of our GlasgowRead more

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