Tony Fong

Mechanical Engineer, ORE Catapult

Tony joined ORE Catapult in January 2015. With background and industry experience in Mechanical Engineering within the Aerospace and Offshore Renewables industries, Tony leads the design and analysis of various mechanical structures within ORE Catapult. He also is involved with projects and programmes where he provides expert Mechanical Engineering technical input. Prior to joining the ORE Catapult, Tony worked in Aquamarine Power as one of two Structural Engineers responsible for leading and performing the structural design and analysis of a wave energy device.

Tony also has over five years’ experience with Airbus within the aviation industry, working within Research and Technology developing advanced structures. He is lead inventor on a number of patented technologies. Tony’s experience gives him a strong theoretical and practical understanding of advanced structural design, research and development activities across the aviation and offshore renewables industries.

Tony was shortlisted as a finalist in both the Engineer Award and the Judges Award at the Scottish Renewables Young Professionals Green Energy Awards in 2017.