Nick Cranston

2009-Present – Crest Systems Engineering Ltd

Founder and Managing Director

Founded Crest Systems to focus on the technical management of projects within the Superyacht industry specialising in entertainment, communication and lighting systems.

2005-2009 – Harris Grant Associates

Technical Director

Key areas of responsibility: all engineering aspects of the company
Key projects: responsibility of design and delivery of multiple large Superyacht projects and their ongoing technical management.

2002-2005 – Smith and Nephew

Technical Director

Key areas of responsibility: dedicated engineering team
Key project: designing and delivering state of the art automated operating rooms and medical teaching links

1990-2002 – Metro Broadcast London UK

Technical Director

Key areas of responsibility: responsible for all of the company’s engineering projects in broadcast television and professional audio.

8 months on secondment to Ghana Broadcasting co-operation in Accra.

Key areas of responsibility: Project Director
Key project: delivery of two new outside-broadcast trucks and a new studio complex.

1984-1990 – Digital Communications London UK

Senior Engineer

Key areas of responsibility: land based and offshore radio communications systems.
Key projects: satellite and microwave link projects for major UK broadcasters.