Andrew Cowey

Andrew joined Siemens as an Apprentice in 1979 and today is Head of Digitalisation for the Digital Industries business of Siemens UK. He studied electrical and electronic engineering, marketing and business management and has worked in various engineering and management roles in medical engineering and Industrial automation sectors, both in the UK and Germany. He is a Member of the Institution of Engineering and Technology.

Additionally, Andrew is Industrial Advisory Board Member for the School of Computing, Mathematics & Digital Technology at Manchester Metropolitan University. He previously held positions as Chairman of the GAMBICA Automation Products Group, Vice Chairman of the Food Manufacturing Engineering Group (FMEG) and was a member of the Technical Advisory Group for CenFRA (Centre for Food Robotics and Automation) as well as STEMnet and Greenpower education trust Ambassador.

Andrew is passionate about UK manufacturing and engineering with wide experience in working with companies across the industrial spectrum and supporting the development of future Engineers.