Elevation Partners

Neville Jackson

Ricardo plc.

Chief Technology and Innovation Officer

Professor Neville Jackson is currently Chief Technology and Innovation Officer at Ricardo plc. He is responsible for the future vision for mobility, energy & resource efficiency technologies at Ricardo and the associated research agenda and strategy to deliver this vision.

A graduate of Imperial College, London, his career has included 35 years at Ricardo focused on research and technology demonstration programmes covering advanced combustion engines, hybrid systems and energy recovery technologies. His work at Ricardo has included many initiatives to create new innovative technologies and research collaborations with government, academia and industrial partners.

Neville Jackson was awarded a Doctor of Science degree from City University London in 2012 and has been a visiting Professor at the University of Brighton since 2007. He serves as Chair of the Advisory Board for the UK Advanced Propulsion Centre, Deputy chair for the UK Auto Council Technology Group, Vice Chair of the European Road Transport Research Advisory Council (ERTRAC) and a member of the Advisory Board for the European Green Vehicles Initiative (EGVI). He is also a Fellow of the UK Royal Academy of Engineering and a Fellow of the US SAE.