Stephen, Ardent Engineering’s founder and Director, has a wide range of experience in a number of engineering industries. He is an Engineering Council UK Chartered Engineer via the Institute of Engineering and Technology, and is also a corporate member of the Institute of Gas Engineers and Managers.
In his core engineering disciplines of combustion and process control engineering, Stephen has a track record of solving engineering and management problems with the application of advanced management and engineering techniques. He is familiar with working in the manufacturing, military aviation, construction building engineering services and product development sectors.
Stephen’s skills have been developed with considerable professional development and research including a Master of Business Administration Degree from the University of Leeds, and a Master of Science Degree in Combustion Engineering from the University of Salford. He is currently working towards a Doctorate in the combustion engineering field at University of Salford. In addition to his academic study, he has also obtained National Vocational Qualifications at every level up to NVQ Level 7 in Management.
Stephen’s career started with a modern apprenticeship in Industrial and Commercial Heating and Ventilating installation with EMCOR Engineering Services UK (formerly Drake & Scull Engineering). A further apprenticeship as an Aircraft Electrical Technician in the Royal Air Force allowed him to obtain the electrical background to match his mechanical background.
Stephen’s hobbies include fell-running, Salsa and Cha Cha Cha dancing and motorsport.
Jett, Ardent Engineering’s company secretary and Business Development Manager, has extensive experience in management and banking operations in Singapore, the Philippines and US markets.
Jett is currently developing her knowledge of the UK engineering industries that Ardent Engineering serves.
Jett’s core disciplines that add considerable value to Ardent Engineering are marketing, people management, customer relations and business administration.
Jett holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from the University of the Philippines.
Jett's hobbies include Boxing, Basketball and dancing.
Ardent Engineering engages subcontractors and associates who hold the same abstract values and meet strict compliance and competence criteria. This reflects that the highest levels of commitment, in our experience, is normally a feature of micro enterprises.
With our range of associates all sharing similar values and ethics, we ensure that the team’s efforts are positively aligned to the successful completion of your project. The wide range of discretionary experience and knowledge accrued by each associate in their specialist area of engineering provides the cornerstone of our competitive advantage.