About Us

Nearly 100 years of engineering management experience across the team brings to you a smorgasbord of knowledge on what makes a good, and a bad, engineering department. We’ve seen both extremes and have enabled the transformation of large & small engineering teams, improving their performance and enhancing their value to the business.

Our direct and forthright approach, from the initial mapping and assessment onwards, is a direct result of our experience over the years and is designed to deliver results for you quickly.

Dr Will Beer

PhD, BEng, CEng, FIMechE
Managing Director

Dr Will Beer, is a Chartered Engineer with experience of leading engineering teams in the UK and India. He has managed cross functional, multi-site, teams of up to 50 engineers. He has been heavily involved in reducing lead times, increasing output and delivering significant financial benefits.

Will has a real passion for innovation and improvement and has submitted over 14 UK patent applications. He loves all things mechanical and rebuilds motorbikes and cars in his spare time.

Peter James Beer


Peter James Beer has over 40 years’ experience in product development, project management and the identification and delivery of business process improvements.

He has managed teams developing ERP systems and has been involved in over 80 successful ERP / MRP installations. His experience spans almost all manufacturing sectors both in the UK and internationally.

Catherine Foister

Marketing Administrator

Catherine joined Tunley Engineering as Sales & Marketing Administrator and currently works on lead generation and business support which is essential in this growth period. She brings with her a wealth of office administration experience having previously worked within recruitment and media. It is Catherine’s passion for business that drew her towards Tunley Engineering’s expertise and she is excited about playing her part in the development of the business.

Dominic Ellis

Marketing Administrator

Dominic joined Tunley Engineering as a Marketing Administrator. He comes from a varied background from the third sector to recruitment in which he found his passion for business development and marketing.

Driven by the challenges and opportunities that come with joining an organization in a time of rapid growth, it’s Dominic’s goal to bring his prior experience and creativity to help ensure Tunley Engineering continues to grow and develop.



Dane Wadsworth

Sales & Business Development Leader

Dane joined Tunley Engineering as a Sales & Business Development Leader. He has a Master’s degree in Chemistry where learned to develop his analytical and diligent approach. He now wants to use his experience to build long lasting business relationships through business development at Tunley Engineering.

With his creative and out-of-the-box thinking, it’s Dane’s goal to build on Tunley’s current successes by utilising his knowledge of the training sector to help ensure Tunley Engineering continues to grow and become the first choice as the world’s engineering training provider.

Dr Torill Bigg

Dr Torill Bigg is a Chartered Chemical Engineer with 20 years experience in the water industry and a passion for environmental protection.

Her work is published in Environmental Technology and she is the recipient of awards from Groundwater Quality at Sheffield University and the prestigious Water Award from the Institute of Chemical Engineers.

Dr Bigg spearheads our work in reducing the Carbon Emissions of business across the globe utilising her academic and professional experience in finding grounded and cost effective solutions to the Climate Crisis.