Colin Hood is well known and well respected in the requirements industry, and is invited to speak at conferences in Europe and the USA. Colin Hood is author of many books on requirements and requirements tools. Colin Hood is co-founder of the International Requirements Engineering Board (IREB), and is co-author of the syllabus and examination of the qualification of Certified Professional in Requirements Engineering (CPRE). Colin Hood has been a member of INCOSE since 1999.
Colin Hood started work in the electrical and electronics industry in 1977, and has been a systems engineer since 1985. He has worked as trainer and coach for requirements engineering since 1987.
Colin Hood developed software since 1981, working mainly on real-time embedded systems in the automobile industry, chemical, and white goods, and also PLCs for factory control and data acquisition.
Colin Hood together with partners of Colin Hood Systems Engineering supports customers world-wide to successfully improve quality and delivery through system engineering techniques in many industries including Aerospace, Automobile, Banking, Chemical, Food, IT, Insurance, Medical, Military, Pharmaceutical, Telecommunications, and Transport.