Tomcat Engineering is the trading name of freelance engineering consultants Tom Young and Catherine Cleary.

Tom specialises in the control and monitoring of energy systems, although his interests and skills are a lot broader than that. He is a Chartered Engineer with nearly twenty years of industry experience and a first class degree in Engineering from Cambridge University. His full CV can be downloaded here.

Catherine has ten years experience working as an electrical engineer and grid connection specialist. She is an excellent communicator with significant project management experience and a common-sense approach to problem solving. She studied engineering at Oxford and Princeton. Her CV can be downloaded here.

101 Things I Wish I'd Learnt at Engineering School

Tom has started making a list, you can see it here.


We sailed from the UK to Denmark and Sweden this summer. You can read about it on our blog.


Email us at or find Tom on LinkedIn / Catherine on LinkedIn.