Press Release – June 2019
Appointment of Peter Collins as Chairman
Inflowmatix Limited is delighted to announce the appointment of Peter Collins as Chairman to further strengthen the growing management team.
Peter holds a PhD in Computational Fluid Dynamics from Imperial College London, a BE (Mech) from University College Dublin, and an MBA from INSEAD. He has held board-level technical and operational roles in public and private companies with $100m+ revenues.
As CEO he led Permasense, a developer and manufacturer of sensor systems for oil and gas facility integrity management, from the laboratory at Imperial College London to the #1 market position in over 30 countries worldwide, including the US, China, Germany and Korea. Permasense is now part of Emerson. He was Operations Director at Sondex, who specialise in the engineering and manufacture of sensor and drilling systems for oilfield services, now part of GE. He was earlier Technical Director at PII, the Oil & Gas pipeline inspection provider, which is similarly now part of GE.
Dr Mike Williams, CEO at Inflowmatix states “Peter brings with him a wealth of knowledge and experience, his contribution to the management team will provide another level of commercial acumen to take the company to the next phase of evolution. There are exciting times ahead and we are all looking forward to working with Peter to grow the business.”
Inflowmatix were delighted to present the NOST (Network Optimisation Support Technician) team at Severn Trent Water with a cake to celebrate the achievement of over 1,000 deployments of InflowSense™ high frequency pressure monitoring devices which form a primary infeed into the InflowSys™ analytics platform.
Following the event, Tom Swain, Network Optimisation Lead for Nottingham and Derbyshire said: “Over the past months, we have forged a great relationship with Inflowmatix, using the InflowSense™ device across our region to identify more pressure surges than ever before, and in incredible detail. This data & visibility has been vital in allowing us to better understand our asset base, and to create a calm and stable network. We are really looking forward to working with Inflowmatix to continue development in this area, and help make a step change in pressure surge and monitoring across the water industry.”
Robin Bell, COO at Inflowmatix said: “Working with the NOST team has been a great experience for us. This close collaboration has given Inflowmatix tremendous insights into the critical part our InflowSys™ solution can play in enabling water network operators to obtain actionable insights that directly contribute to achieving critical objectives inherent in their PR19 submissions.”