Ben Morgan
Ben Morgan
Research Director
University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre

Ben Morgan MEng CEng FIMechE is Research Director at AMRC and is responsible for the overall research strategy to ensure that the AMRC remains at the forefront of driving innovation into industry. Having worked at the AMRC for over a decade, Ben was previously Head of the Integrated Manufacturing Group and the £43m Factory 2050. Having been integral to the inception and development of Factory 2050, digitally driven manufacturing is engrained in Ben’s DNA and along with sustainability, future propulsion and supply chain resilience he sees these areas as critical to the future of manufacturing in the UK. Ben has won several BAE Systems Chairman’s Business Innovation awards in his time at the AMRC through developing automated solutions for aircraft manufacture. Ben also sits on the executive board for the EPSRC Electrical Machine Manufacturing Hub and the EPSRC Future Metrology Hub. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family and road biking around Yorkshire.

Email: ben.morgan@in.com