Gordon Lawrence is the Manager of Capital Project Consulting in the EMEA region for AP-Networks. He is based out of the company’s office in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Gordon has 30 years of experience in project management across the process industries and across the globe. He has worked as a project manager on both the owner and contractor side, as well as working as an engineering consultant. Gordon holds an honours degree in Chemical Engineering from Heriot-Watt University, a master’s degree in Biochemical Engineering from Birmingham University, and an MBA from Strathclyde University Business School. He is a Chartered Engineer and a Fellow of the UK Institution of Chemical Engineers. He has published numerous papers on methods for improving project and turnaround systems and running projects under different cultural situations.