Simon Barber


Simon has more than 25 years of experience in the composites manufacturing and aerospace industries, where he has held senior management and engineering roles. Within Future Materials Group, Simon advises clients on the process and details of composite part manufacture from prototype to full-scale production.

Prior to joining Future Materials Group Simon was engineering manager and a management board member at AIM Composites Ltd and a member of the management team of aircraft interiors design and manufacturing company AIM Aviation Ltd. At AIM Composites, a manufacturer of composite components for the aircraft and other industries, he was responsible for the engineering and quality departments and successfully engineered many projects to production for leading aerospace players such as Zodiac Aerospace, BAE Systems, McDonnell Douglas and B/E Aerospace.

Simon holds a BSc from the University of Newcastle upon Tyne, UK.