Our Team

Photonics Scotland is supported by a highly experienced and enthusiastic team from across the photonics sector. Check out our Council below!

Photonics Scotland Chairman

Dr. Chris Dorman
Vice President and General Manager, Coherent Inc

Chris Dorman is Vice President and General Manager at Coherent Inc a global leader in lasers and photonics components. Based in the Glasgow facility, he joined Coherent in 2002 as a Product Line Manager and has held various Business Management positions. He has an MA in Physics from Oxford University and a PhD in Lasers and Quantum Physics from Imperial College, London. He is currently Chair of the UK Photonics Leadership Group, served on the Technology Advisory Group of Scottish Enterprise, is a visiting Professor to the University of Strathclyde and a Fellow of the Institute of Physics.

Simon Andrews

Fraunhofer UK Research Ltd

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Megan Coghill

Thales UK

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Mat Wasley

KTN

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Dr. Caroline Cantley

SRPe

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Allan Colquhoun

Leonardo

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Duncan Walker

Walker Optics

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