Phil Thompson was appointed Managing Director of BMT Ship & Coastal Dynamics in February 2016. Previously, he held has held various appointments since joining BMT in 1992. These include Sector Director for Transport, Managing Director of BMT SeaTech, BMT Renewables and BMT Marine & Offshore Surveys. He was also acting Chief Executive & Commercial Director of the UK New and Renewable Energy Centre.
Prior to joining BMT, Phil was Principal Engineer at Vickers Shipbuilding & Engineering Ltd and a Visiting Professor at the Department of Aerospace & Ocean Engineering at Virginia Tech, USA.