Andrew Smith is a process control engineer with over 25 years of experience in R&D, process control, innovation and product development. Working in UK, Europe and East Africa, he has worked in a variety of roles including entrepreneur, employee and consultant in a variety of sectors including glass manufacturing, water purification, wastewater treatment and equipment manufacturing. In partnership with Leeds University and "Innovate UK", he is developing LBBC's capability to provide customers with a new breed of process equipment that is cloud-connected, enabling value insights on the process and equipment performance for both LBBC and their customers. Andrew is a chartered engineer and holds a B.Eng in Electronic Control and Systems, an MSc. in Water and Wastewater Treatment, and a postgraduate diploma in business from Lancaster University.