A well known figure in the industry, P4 Technical Director, Alan first joined the emergency lighting industry in 1976 and with a break of only 2-3 years has worked in it ever since. Having qualified in both electrical/electronic engineering and mechanical engineering, Alan has worked in product and general management, as well as design and technical roles in a variety of positions and companies.
After joining P4 in 2006, Alan continued to serve as a Council Member for the Industry Committee for Emergency Lighting (ICEL), as he has since the 1980’s. Over many years Alan has been involved in the development of standards for emergency lighting in the UK and in Europe and for training many recruits to the industry.
Alan has technical responsibility for all aspects of P4’s business and also for the company’s quality management and accreditation with external bodies, as well as providing extensive technical support to the sales team. On behalf of P4, he regularly delivers CPD presentations and speaks at industry events as well as writing articles about emergency lighting issues.