Dr Jon Harrop MA MSci PhD (Cantab) has been a director of IDTechEx since 2012 and is currently managing the analyst and IT teams. Before joining IDTechEx, he worked for British Petroleum and founded a software company that provides products and services around technical computing.
He earned degrees in natural sciences from the University of Cambridge and has published peer-reviewed academic papers on physics, chemistry and biology in journals such as Physical Review with a focus on computational science.
He has authored dozens of reports over the past 25 years from New Intelligent Printing Techniques (1995) to 3D Printed Electronics and Circuit Prototyping (2019). At IDTechEx, he has covered 3D Printing, microcontrollers, single-board computers, robotics and software.