Alastair Smith is a Market Analyst at IHS Markit. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Geography from the University of Sheffield, UK. He has a detailed understanding of automation techniques and principles which he has gained through his academic studies and project experience.
Since joining IHS Markit in 2014, Alastair has worked on a number of projects in the industrial automation area covering products including Circuit Breakers, Contactors, Control Valves, Diesel Gensets, Engines, Flame Arrestors, Industrial Ethernet and Fieldbus, Low/Medium Voltage Gensets, Medium Voltage Drives, Motor Starters, Precision Gearboxes, Precision Gearmotors, Pressure Reducing Valves, Pumps, Radiation Protection Equipment and Tank Protection Valves.
He has experience in speaking with a wide range of industry experts across the industrial automation sector and has played a significant role in the compilation of detailed reports on a number of industry sectors.
Alastair is based in London, UK