Mike Sheehan – CEO, Stirling Dynamics and Expleo Engineering UK Ltd

Mike studied Engineering Science at Exeter University followed by a year in Research of Creep in Stainless Steels. He then joined the Ministry of Defence as a Graduate Engineer initially involved in design and test activity before spending 2 years in Manufacturing within a Royal Ordnance Factory. In 1986, Mike joined the B&R Taylor Group (which eventually became part of Assystem) in Bamber Bridge in Preston, since when he has had operational and project responsibility at various times for Aerospace, Defence, Nuclear, Automotive and Special Purpose Machinery activities. Within Assystem, Mike was previously the Global VP responsible for Aero Engine, Space, Helicopter and Defence Strategic Clients.

In 2018, Mike became CEO of Stirling Dynamics when the company was purchased by Assystem Technologies.