Engineering Facilities Manager
Is the Engineering and facilities manager at Fibercore and has over thirty years of experience working in the optical fiber industry
He joined the company in 1997, initially working on the development of rare earth doped fibers and yield enhancement of the polarisation maintaining fiber product range, based at Southampton University.
In 2001, he formed part of the project team that designed the purpose built manufacturing facility we use today. He managed the building construction and equipment installation with the facility becoming fully operational in 2003. Peter currently heads the maintenance team, but regularly contributes to the fiber development programs.
Prior to Fibercore Peter worked for Pirelli Cables, working with optical fibers since 1985. This work took him to Brazil and Argentina, carrying out technology transfers to other divisions using the MCVD process. He also spent three years working at the R&D headquarters in Milan.