John Foy is Global Manager for Technical and Customer Support for Ricardo Software. He graduated from Huddersfield Polytechnic in 1991 with an Honours degree in Mechanical Engineering and joined Sulzer Pumps and then later Cummins Engine co. as a Structural Analyst, before joining Ricardo Technical Consulting in 2002. John has extensive experience in finite element analysis (FEA), primarily for engine assemblies and components across a range of sectors including passenger car, motorcycle and large engines. John managed the Mechanical Analysis team at Ricardo Inc before joining Ricardo Software in 2014 as Application Engineering Manager. Today, John leads the technical and customer support teams across the world for our global customer base.