Who We Are

Matthew Reed, Engineering Director at Marine Current Turbines

Matthew Reed, Engineering Director

After graduating from the University of Sussex, with an honours degree in Electrical and Mechanical Engineering in 1993, Matthew spent five years working in Aerospace and Defence industries. During this time he was involved in the design and development of several electrical products such as aerospace inverters and brushless drives, as well as mechanical systems including pumps, fans and cooling systems for armoured vehicles and traction applications. 

Matthew spent the next seven years working for Bowman Power Systems and took a leading role in the development of high power inverters and grid connection systems for distributed generation products. During this time his responsibilities widened to include line management of the Electrical Team and Drawing Office, and additional commercial responsibilities such as providing support to sales.

Whilst working in industry, Matthew studied for a Masters Degree in Engineering Management at the University of Bristol and successfully completed this in 2007. He has been a Chartered Electrical Engineer for over ten years.

Matthew joined MCT in 2004 and currently manages the engineering team.