Meet the Team

Alan LeahyAlan Leahy – Engineering Manager

Alan has been with Star Instruments Ltd. for almost 30 years, having joined the company as a Project Engineer after graduating from Queen’s University, Belfast with a BSc Mechanical Engineering. Within five years he was promoted to Engineering Manager and has been fundamental to our engineering process ever since.

A Chartered Mechanical Engineer and member of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Alan is experienced in the design and build of all the products we supply. He manages all design changes, bespoke design and product development. Alan is responsible for the management of our ISO 9001:2008 quality accreditation, which he introduced and gained for Star Instruments Ltd. in 1989 and has successfully maintained ever since, along with our comprehensive calibration system for pressure and temperature instrumentation.

Alan is a devoted family man, proudly displaying his daughters’ works of art in his office. He loves nothing more than taking them swimming or on skiing trips, and he regularly keeps us all entertained with stories of the history of Star Instruments Ltd.