David Leach



Director, Business Development | ATC Manufacturing

David Leach leads business development and commercial activities for ATC Manufacturing.  He has over 30 years’ experience in polymers, composites, and adhesives, in particular thermoplastic composites for aerospace and high-performance applications. His experience includes materials and process research, applications development, operations, new product introduction and business development. His professional experience includes roles at Henkel and Cytec (now Solvay) prior to ATC Manufacturing. 

David is a recognized expert in composite materials and has authored three book chapters and over 40 technical papers. He is a Fellow of the UK Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining and is a Chartered Physicist.