Dr. Toby Waine


Silsoe, Bedfordshire


+44 (0)7958 448971

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EngD, Doctor of Engineering (1999)

BEng (Hons.), Agricultural Engineering, 2:1, (1995)

Specialist Experience

Work Experience

Apr 03 - Sep 03 - Field Application Engineer - Northern Europe, Esmertec AG. (Esmertec purchased Insignia’s Java VM business assets in April 03)

Nov 01 - Apr 03 - Field Application Engineer - EMEA, Insignia Solutions PLC.


Oct 00 - Nov 01- Software Engineer, Insignia Solutions PLC.


May 00 - Oct 00 - Research Assistant, Institute of AgriTechnology, Cranfield University, Silsoe.


Nov 99 - Mar 00 - Technical Development Manager, A.S.E. Solutech Ltd., Bedfordshire. (Specialist IT and agronomy consultancy for agriculture and sports industries)


Sep 93 - Jul 94 - Assistant in Sales and Marketing department, McConnel Ltd., Shropshire. (Manufactures of tractor mounted hedge cutters and grass cutting equipment)



1995-1999 - Cranfield University, Silsoe College. UK.

Engineering Doctorate (EngD). (Industry sponsored).

Thesis title: Non-invasive soil property measurement for Precision Farming. (subjects; Electromagnetic induction sensing and gas detection)


1991-1995 - Cranfield University, Silsoe College, UK.

BEng (Hons.) Agricultural Engineering, 2:1 degree.


1986-1991 - Cheshunt School, Hertfordshire, UK.

3 GCE A-levels: Maths, Physics and Chemistry.

11 GCSEs. Maths, Statistics, English literature, English language, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Modular Technology, Electronics, Geography and French.