Andy Eastlake was appointed as the LowCVP’s Managing Director in April 2012, after serving both on the board and as chair of the members council for many years. Andy has a strong background in vehicle engineering and evaluation, specialising in powertrain developments, fuel economy and emissions. Under Andy the LowCVP and its members have cemented their role supporting government in providing robust evidence and developing practical engineering based policy proposals for low emission vehicles and fuels across the whole road sector. Andy was formerly Group Head of Commercial and Projects at Millbrook Proving Ground where he led the work on powertrain test and development programmes and alternative fuels for a variety of global OEM customers. Previously as Head of Laboratories Andy was responsible for all technical aspects of the Millbrook business and for government and European legislative relations. He is also a Fellow of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, served on the board of CENEX and sits a range of industry advisory bodies.