John Barnett


An Industrialst by profession, with almost 40 years experience in Manufactuirng/Engineering. Specialising in Automotive, having been Plant Director for many years. The final role in industry was Senior Vice President for Manufacturing covering strategy for 145 plants globally, in 9 Business Units. Now working in Research in Academis to bring a high level of expertise to research at a critical time for the Automotive Industry.

Research groups and institutes

  • Centre for Operations and Supply Chain Research