Philip Radbourne is director at Integer Research Ltd., an Argus Media Company, London, UK, where he heads up the wire and cable research team. Integer Research provides a range of information, reports, and consulting services to the aluminum and wire and cable industries. He has more than 13 years of experience in business analysis and consulting. He has managed market studies analyzing a range of products from power cables, magnet wire, LAN data cables to copper telecom and fibre optic cables. A petroleum engineer by training, he spent a couple of years in Norway working in the oil industry for Schlumberger. He won a Chevron Oil Scholarship to study at Imperial College, London, UK.