Alastair Wilson receives recognition from PLG

Alastair Wilson was presented with token of appreciation by the Photonics Leadership Group at its meeting on Monday 20 Jan. 2014 on behalf of the UK photonics industry to mark his forthcoming retirement after 40 years dedication to furthering the cause of Photonics in the UK.

Alastair has been Director of Photonics through all the iterations of the Knowledge Transfer Networks and for many years ran the Scottish Optoelectronics Assocaition, paving the way for photonics clusters across Europe.  Coupled with extensive industry experience Alastair has made a significant contribution to raising the profile of the industry and gaining support for Photonics  in the UK.

As befits someone with a lifetime career in photonics the award was 3D laser engraved in glass.

Alastair Wilson reitrement presentation
Alastair Wilson receiving presentation from Chris Dorman (Chair) and John Lincoln (CEO) of Photonics Leadership Group

Leave a Reply