Chairman, Brevia Nuclear
Mike Tynan is an experienced leader in the civil nuclear sector spanning fuel manufacture, waste management, decommissioning, and new build. He has worked in the sector for over 40 years including as the former CEO of Westinghouse UK.
Mike worked on the formation of Site License Companies for the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority, and the creation of joint venture companies for nuclear new build programmes. At Westinghouse, Mike led the introduction of the AP1000 reactor in the UK. He spent much of his early and mid-career at the Sellafield nuclear complex.
More recently, Mike was CEO of the University of Sheffield’s Nuclear Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (Nuclear AMRC) and a Visiting Professor in nuclear manufacturing at the University. He was a founder Board member of both the National Skills Academy for Nuclear (NSAN) and the Lancashire Enterprise Partnership (LEP). Mike is a member of the Nuclear Industry Council and is Chair of the Nuclear Innovation Research Advisory Board.