As a Principal Consultant, with a career spanning over 40 years, Malcolm Bell has travelled the world designing over 70 shipyards.  He has developed and introduced innovative new design, engineering and production technologies into shipyards across the globe. 

During his time with FMI Malcolm has worked in large international shipyards as technical director and in other senior positions responsible for all aspects of pre-production activity.  His knowledge and skills are central to the implementation and development of advanced production engineering practices and productivity improvement programmes in the UK, Continental Europe, Middle East, India, South Korea, China and the US. 

Malcolm has worked in over 40 countries and, as an expert in technology transfer, he specialises in design process, production engineering and shipyard design.  He has also contributed to most of the benchmarking studies undertaken by FMI.