Ciaran Burns has been with the Belden Competence Centre since Feb. 2014 and is now the vertical field application engineering manager for transportation, focusing on supporting the sales team to execute and manage complex projects in the EMEA region for Belden’s industrial platform. Ciaran’s other responsibilities include general application engineering in the UK and Ireland. Prior to this, he was lead technical member of the Belden solutions team. Ciaran gained seven years of experience in industrial automation and control at West Control Solutions, a Danaher Corporation company, with various technical and commercial customer-facing roles, including custom solutions project manager. Ciaran graduated in 2005 from the University of Sussex in Brighton, England, with a First Class Masters in electronic and communications engineering.