Automation & Instrumentation Manager
Favourite thing about Catch:
Peers & atmosphere. Transparency of ownership group.
Derek has 15+ years of experience in electrical, instrumentation and control systems engineering across a variety of industries, including Oil & Gas, Wastewater / Water Treatment, Manufacturing, and Utility / Power Generation. His strong aptitudes in the design & engineering phases of project work is complemented by extensive field experience involving system integration, acceptance testing and commissioning, executed both domestically and internationally. In addition to these technical skillsets, Derek is experienced with the corporate side of engineering consultancy, including financial operations, business development, client & contract management and resource allocation & development.
Derek joined Catch Engineering in 2012. Today, he is the manager of the Automation & Instrumentation group, overseeing the department’s day-to-day operations and strategic growth. He also maintains a parallel role as a Project Lead on select efforts, and acts as a Catch Engineering SME for automation system design, configuration and deployment discussions.