David J Smith
Director of DJS Process Consulting Ltd - Specialising in process development and large scale plant start up
David is a Chartered Engineer and a Fellow of the institution of Chemical Engineers with over 30 years experience in the Process Manufacturing Industry. His career started at Procter & Gamble where he was heavily involved in new process and product development, process design, commissioning, process optimisation and trouble shooting within a global environment as well as being named an inventor on 19 process patents. David then moved in to consultancy where he actively supports new product innovations, pilot plant installations, patent preparation through to the management of projects relating to new, state of the art factories, currently in both China and America.
Associate consultant -Specialising in Enzyme development and implementation
Glenn has 39 years experience in the development of Global Innovative Technologies and products at Proctor & Gamble. A significant part of his career was based around the development of new enzymes for automatic dish and laundry detergents. Glenn has expertise in all aspects of detergent enzyme development and execution, including their specificity, full scale and micro test methodologies as well as potential challenges associated with their applicant in detergents.
Programming Engineer - Specialising in the programming of tailor made and detailed data monitoring systems
Joshua is a young, experienced and highly intelligent data programming engineer who has partnered with DJS Process Consulting Ltd to develop the Intelligent Manufacturing Platform. He has a passion for the Industry 4.0 revolution, along with the skills and expertise to program and manipulate data processes. Joshua has supported companies and saved millions of pounds by developing these systems, analysing data and optimising processes to allow significant company savings.
Associate Consultant - Specialising in perfumes, product and consumer understanding
Rute has over 25 years of experience in the fabric, home and beauty care industry. Her career began at Givaudan Fragrance and Flavours before joining Procter & Gamble where she led global product and consumer innovation as well as market/consumer understanding. Rute is currently supporting projects related to product innovation as well as consumer and product evaluation. These include assessment and guidance on landscape and trend studies for public institutions, start-ups and private companies.
Associate Consultant - Specialising in process and product development, intellectual property advice and patent preparation
Nigel has 26 years experience within the R&D facility at Proctor & Gamble for powder processing, where he was heavily involved in powder processing, new product development, plant design, commissioning, granulation, raw materials specifications and general trouble shooting. Nigel also has experience with complex fluids processing as well as PVA soluble film processing and handling as well as Intellectual Property/Patent preparation. He currently holds 150 separate patent applications.
Dr Graham Sorrie
Associate consultant - Specialising in the fast moving consumer goods (FMCG), fabric and home care industry
Graham has over 30 years experience within the FMCG Fabric and Home Care industry at Procor & Gamble. Graham brings significant experience in all aspects of R&D Innovation from technology identification, development, Product, Process Design, Consumer Research and Market delivery. In the latter stages of his career, Graham was responsible for the Global Auto Dish detergent Product and Processing Design organisation, managing a globally dispersed organisation on a platform serving all regions of the world.