Simon EvansDirector, Digital Engineering at SNC-Lavalin
Simon is the Director of Digital Engineering, a key strategic role in the global digital transformation of the company. A chartered mechanical engineer and technology developer, Simon has a passion for digital engineering and its transformational applications, regularly speaking around the world on the subject.
Prior to this, Simon led the development of digital engineering for Atkins within the wider energy sector, where he was responsible for embedding digital engineering technology - from virtual and augmented reality to data analytics and robotics - into the daily work of the business.
Simon's background is in the structural/mechanical design and analysis of offshore structures across the UK and Middle East, and he has received awards from the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) in recognition of his achievements and commitment to the engineering profession.