Dr Carolyn Griffiths CEng FIMechE FREng
Nominated by EngineeringUK
Carolyn Griffiths is a senior rail professional with extensive experience spanning from shop floor technician to Board Director. She has established new rail systems, managing major projects in the UK and overseas, and is currently Board Director for Irish Rail. Prior to this, she was Chief Inspector of the UK's Rail Accident Investigation Branch, which she created and led.
Carolyn has been on the Engineering Council Board since 2014 and is keen to contribute to the maintenance and further development of professional standards in engineering. She is a member of the Royal Academy of Engineering’s Audit and Risk Committee and has held numerous roles on behalf of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, including Vice President and Trustee.