Alan Elder

Fellow – Engineered Systems at Tyco Fire Protection Products

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Alan Elder has been directly involved in the field of gaseous fire suppression systems for over 38 years with extensive experience in system design, Product Management, Product Development, R&D, Sales and is a Tyco Fellow, following on from his previous role of Global Director, Engineered systems, in which he managed the global portfolio of Engineered Systems for Tyco Fire Protection Products.

Alan is the UK’s technical expert and delegation leader to ISO/TC21/SC8, Chairman of the British Standards gaseous extinguishing systems technical committee (FSH18/6) and a member of the CEN European Technical Committee TC191/WG6.  He is also an NFPA Member, Chairman of the European Trade Associations EUROFEU Fixed Installation Section, Chairman of FIA’s Working Group Gases and a member of the FIA Extinguishing Systems Council and LPCB’s technical experts panel (Expert Group B).

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