Alan Woods

Alan Woods

Director, Strategy and Business Development, Rolls-Royce


Alan Woods is Director Strategy and Business Development for Rolls-Royce’s SMR business responsible for growth of the business covering market and customer development, creation of programme partnerships, and funding of both the new SPV company as well as the strategy for creating future deployment funding options.

Alan has been in Rolls-Royce for 22 years holding a number of roles across the company in a number of sectors including Marine, Defence, Power Systems and Corporate Strategy.

After completing a Masters Degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering at Nottingham University, Alan joined Rolls-Royce on the graduate training programme in 1998.  His career in Rolls-Royce has covered multiple sectors including Submarines, Marine, Corporate Strategy, and now Nuclear.  Alan has also completed a Masters degree in Programme Management.

Alan has two children and is a keen skier.