Together with his partners in Colin Hood Systems Engineering, supports people and organisations to successfully improve quality and delivery through Systems Engineering techniques in many industries including Aerospace, Automobile, Banking, Chemical, Drug, Food, IT, Insurance, Medical, Military, Pharmaceutical, Telecommunications, and Transport. Colin is currently living in the UK, and has lived and worked in various European countries and in America.
Colin Hood started work in the Electrical and Electronic industry in 1977 and has been a Systems Engineer since 1985. Colin Hood is a founding member of the International Requirements Engineering Board, and has been a member of INCOSE since 1999. Colin is an expert in Requirements Engineering and Requirements Management. Requirements Management is the interface between Requirements Engineering and all Systems Engineering processes such as Risk Management, Project Management, Change Management, Version Management, Configuration Management, Verification and Validation.
Colin Hood has written several books on Requirements Management and Requirements Engineering and is often invited to speak at conferences across Europe and America.
Colin Hood has a first degree from Brunel University, a Diploma in Management Studies, and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Henley Management College.
Colin Hood's mother tongue is English, he is fluent in German, and has conversational French.