Mark Hesketh  

Mark Hesketh
POSS Limited
36 Holly Park
LS17 0BT
Tel: 01423734977
Fax:  01423734977

  Case Studies
Core Disciplines
General management
Key Skills & Services:
  • Product planning, resource management and implementation of product plans.
  • Project management covering Prototyping to First Off production product. Intellectual Property advice.
  • Extensive use and application of Computer Aided Design, solid modeling, detail design and Finite Element Analysis utilising Solidworks09 or AutoCad 09.
  • Design for plastics, tool design and polymer selection.
  • Specification, identification, ownership, cost projection and logistics management for out-sourced components from European and Far East manufacturers.
  • Problem solving in design of mechanisms.
Career Background:
  • 28 years experience of product design of which 13 years running own engineering design consultancy, POSS Limited.
  • Senior Engineer in fuel systems at BL Cars
  • Senior Engineer in vacuum pump design at Edwards High Vacuum
  • Chief Engineer at Anotec a start up business within Alcan Aluminium in Anodised Aluminium
  • Design Manager at Calor Gas
Industry sectors:

         All SMEs that have a product engineering design requirement.

        More specifically I have experience in running project for new product in hand tools, workshop tools, lighting hardware, home fittings, fibre-optics housings, vacuum pumps and systems, filtration, gas separation, compressors, pneumatics, flow meters and so on



BSC Mechanical Engineering 2.1, prize for best final year design project.

Post Graduation Courses: Positive Displacement Pumps, Pumps in Process Industries, Total Design project management, Contamination Control, Transition from Engineer to Manager, Keeping Technical Projects on Target, Principles of Marketing, FMEA workshop, 6 Sigma workshop.


 Presently I am Chairman of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers Yorkshire Region. (Nov 2009)

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