Dr. Hadi Moztarzadeh

Dr Hadi Moztarzadeh is a technology innovation specialist, with over 20 years’ experience in both academia and industry. As the Head to Technology Trends at the APC UK, Hadi oversees the technology strategy and a portfolio of insights and foresight analysis as well as automotive system- level and technology roadmaps, working closely with the Automotive Council UK, industry and research and innovation ecosystem.

Prior to joining the APC, he was the Associate Dean (& Director) for Research, Innovation and Enterprise at the University of Salford, and before that, he had a 9-year career at WMG, University of Warwick and High Value Manufacturing (HVM) Catapult, most recently led WMG’s cross-Catapult portfolio.

Hadi is a Chartered Engineer (CEng) and Fellow of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (FIMechE), and the vice-chair of the IMechE Midland region.