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Matt Thompson - Chief Electrical Engineer

Research & Development


Matt Thompson - Chief Electrical Engineer Airedale’s Apprenticeship scheme has given me vast amounts of experience and understanding of how the company works

Matt joined Airedale International Air Conditioning as a modern apprentice. He has gained a wealth of manufacturing and design experience since, working in a variety of manufacturing positions, before his present role in Research & Development began in 1999.

"I believe learning and professional development is integral to roles at Airedale and they [Airedale] have provided me with plenty of development opportunities."

He graduated from Leeds Metropolitan University in 2008 with a BEng (Hons) in Electronics & Electrical Engineering, having previously gaining numerous academic and vocational qualifications since joining Airedale such as a Foundation Degree in Engineering Technologies.

Matt became, with the support of Airedale, a Chartered Engineer (CEng) professional and a member of The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) in 2013. He continues to support engineers and technicians within Airedale along their route toward professional registration.



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