Iain Fairbairn

"Being located in the University of Exeter’s Innovation Centre has been very helpful in giving us easy access to academic research, facilities and potential recruits in our early years of growth."

Theta Technologies has a unique, game-changing form of non-destructive testing. It detects creep, cracks and delaminations in engineering components, such as bits of aircraft, cars or nuclear plants.
 

Top 3 achievements:

• Developed visionary technology with the power to change how engineers approach new materials and manufacturing techniques, giving accurate quality assurance.

• Established a new technology as everyday engineering practice.

• Diverse experience - in legal practice, aviation, healthcare, property development and now engineering - has helped to see the big picture and Theta’s potential.