Phil Green, PhD, is a Mechanical Engineer who works in both academia and industry, focusing on innovative start-up companies developing patented technology. He is currently Technical Director of Capa Valve, with a passion for developing technology that solves human issues in the simplest way, which is often also the most considerate to the planet’s resources and the environment.

A previous innovation earned him a place as a finalist for the European Inventor of the Year (SME category, 2019) and, through his pedagogical activities, he encourages and inspires future generations of engineers to share his passion for innovation and entrepreneurship.