Kevin Howard

Guest Trainer


Dr Kevin Howard has more than 40 years’ experience in engineering. He initially worked in radar and radio frequency systems, and for the last 25 years has focused on Systems Engineering and managing complexity. He has been Chief Engineer for a range of systems ranging from military vehicles to space-based sensor systems. He has been VP Systems Engineering for a Global organisation providing safe city and big data technology. He now provides Systems Engineering consultancy, and as Engineering Director helped establish Optima Systems Consultancy Ltd as one of the leading Systems Engineering specialists providing consultancy to the defence and energy sectors around the world. Kevin is an external examiner for Cranfield University.

  • PhD in Optimising Complex Systems
  • Post Graduate qualifications in Psychology
  • Post Graduate qualifications in Business Administration
  • Chartered Engineer