Stuart Hawksworth | AIChE

Stuart Hawksworth

Head of Strategic Development - Major Hazards
Health and Safety Executive’s Laboratory

Dr Stuart Hawksworth has worked in the area of Safety for 25+ years, fulfilling a number of technical and oversight roles at the Health and Safety Executive’s Laboratory in Buxton in the UK. These include creating and managing the Centre for Energy and Major Hazards, made up of 70 expert scientist and engineers working in the area of risk management, fire, explosion and process safety. 

In his current role he has oversight of a programme of Hydrogen Safety Projects covering power, heat and transport funded by the European Commission, UK Government and Industry. He is also the President of International Association for Hydrogen Safety and a task leader in FCHJU’s European Hydrogen Safety Panel.