Speaker Details

Dr Caroline Hargrove

CTO, McLaren Applied Technologies


Dr Caroline Hargrove is a founding member of McLaren Applied Technologies (part of the McLaren Group) set up to exploit McLaren technology and expertise to new markets. She has worked in a range of sectors from motorsports to health, elite sports, transport, manufacturing and energy. 


She started her career as a lecturer in Engineering in Cambridge, followed by 11 years in various roles in McLaren F1 Racing, mainly focused on the development of simulations and the first F1 simulator. She moved to Applied Technologies where she helped grow the company and is now its CTO.


Caroline is also a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering and a Visiting Professor at Oxford.