Congratulations to Andy Pye who has joined the DFA Media team as Consultant Editor for Drives & Controls, Smart Machines & Factories, and Plant & Works Engineering.

Andy joins the team with four decades worth of experience in leading design and manufacturing titles; with his most recent assignment including the launch of Controls, Drives and Automation, where he has worked for the past eight years.

Andy is a graduate material engineer and spent five years in engineering consultancy prior to joining the technical publishing industry in 1980 as deputy editor of Design Engineering.

We wish Andy the best of luck as he moves forward in his new role!