Mark Dyer (Tech Eng., MBA)
Born in Bristol, England in 1961 and educated
at the Ridings High School, Winterbourne near Bristol.
Mark joined Rolls-Royce Aero Engines as a
Technician Apprentice in 1978 and served a five year apprenticeship to qualify with a Tech Eng in
Mechanical Engineering. He joined the Technical Publications Department and
worked on the manuals for:
- The Pegasus engine (in the Harrier
- The RB 199 engine (in the
Tornado Fighter aircraft)
- The Olympus 593 engine (in
He has worked for many other aircraft
manufacturers over the years including:
Fokker, AIRBUS and BAE Systems.
He has also worked on non-aircraft type projects including work on safety manuals for the Polish Oil and Gas Industry and procedural manuals for First Bus, the Bus operator.
study has resulted in a Masters Degree in Business Administration (MBA)
through the Open University.
Mark started smoking a pipe at the age of
18 and has never looked back. British Pipe Smoking Champion in 2002, and an avid
competitor in both European and world pipe smoking championships world wide. President
of the UK Federation of Pipe Clubs and General Secretary of the CIPC. He, like
all CIPC members, believes we should “Relax with your pipe”!!!