Speaker Bio



Associate Director

Richard Derrett-Smith MEng(Hons), MSaRS, FIMechE, brings over 20 years of experience in aviation (primarily ATM) and nuclear industries. As a highly capable and flexible safety and reliability consultant, he possesses proven technical and management skills from various challenging and diverse technical and commercial roles across a broad spectrum of tasks and projects at individual project and programme level. Richard’s current professional focus is on the development of Egis’ Future Aviation and Advanced Air Mobility capabilities using Egis’ capabilities in digital twins and data analytics alongside our existing integrated risk management and operational expertise to deliver real value for clients in this fast-growing sector of aviation.