Russell Kirby is the Vice President, Operations Engineering Manager for FM Global London Operations. He moved into this role following three years as a Senior Account Manager, and prior to that several years in various engineering management roles for the company.

Russell is responsible for leading the Operation’s Engineering Team, with the goal of providing clients with cost-effective risk engineering solutions, delivered across the London Operations operating territory.

He joined FM Global in 1995 as a field engineer, after working as an electrical engineer for GEC Alstom and graduating from Liverpool John Moores University with a bachelor’s degree in electrical and electronic engineering. In 2005 he graduated from the University of Leeds with a masters degree in fire and explosion engineering. He is a member of the Institute of Fire Engineers.