A graduate in Mechanical Engineering from Aston University in Birmingham England, Giles Gaskell has been working in the field of non-contact scanning for reverse engineering and inspection since 1995. He was the founder of 3D Scanners UK Ltd in England and 3D Scanners Italia Srl. in Italy dedicated to the provision of non-contact reverse engineering hardware, software and expertise. During that time Giles worked with many of Europe’s most prestigious design, engineering and manufacturing companies on reverse engineering and non-contact projects. In 2004, Giles moved to the USA where he has worked at NVision Inc and Wenzel America Ltd, both leading companies in the field of 3D Metrology before joining Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence where he is Commercial Business Manager for Photogrammetry and Structured Light Solutions.