DBS Zagato GT

Lead of two special programs for Aston Martin as sole Advanced Design Studio Engineer. /the first program of two being the DBS Zagato GT recently released in the press and engineering delivered in 2021. As Lead Studio Engineer, I was responsible for managing feasibility for both Int & Exterior from concept layouts of pre PS sketches to delivering final surface freeze and release in thirteen months.

- Post design freeze support with CAD Solutions to complex challenges, working effectively with the high performing engineering team and overseeing design intent when working with multiple suppliers.

- Using innovation methods to effectively manage high work loads whilst engage with key internal/ external stakeholders including: Clay teams, Marketing, C&M, Highly talented Interior & Exterior Design teams, Digital Surfacing Teams, Legal, Engineering and Suppliers.

- On multiple side projects I utilised effective research methods to gain key insights and technology from different industries

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Freelance, Full-time, Moonlighting
Jonathan Otter
Multidisciplinary Innovator / Founder and Director of NHMD Ltd Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom