Tim is the head of Innovation Projects and Governance at Bombardier Transportation, responsible for existing and new product development globally. He is a professional engineer and applied scientist, with a B.A.Sc. in engineering (engineering physics / electrical) and a Ph.D. in physics (condensed matter / lasers). Tim has over 35 years experience in R&D and manufacturing, with 25 of those years as an engineering manager. He has created R&D departments, generated patents, and delivered many new products, processes, and improvements. He has overseen the development and launch of new product programs that resulted in millions of new products sold. Most recently Tim restructured R&D for Bombardier Transportation and is now leading the implementation, as well as indulging his passion for delivering new products and processes.