Richard Thompson

Richard Thompson

Commercial Director


Richard is a technology commercialisation professional specialising in strategic market development, innovation and new venture growth.  Richard joined Alvant in October 2017 from Williams Advanced Engineering, the technology and engineering consultancy division of the Williams Formula 1 Group. Richard began his career as a design engineer and engineering manager before moving into commercial roles. He has worked for a range of niche high performance and automotive businesses, as well as new venture companies developing and exploiting intellectual property.

Speaker sessions:

Aluminium Matrix Composites: Enhancing the capabilities of the world’s most demanding products at 15:30 on 4th October 2018