Tristan completed his PhD at Cambridge University Engineering Department in 2008. Whilst at Cambridge he was a member of Magdalene College and played an active role in college life; both socially (MCR president) and sporting (hockey, rowing, cricket, tennis, real tennis, squash, croquet). Prior to Cambridge he studied Mechanical Engineering with Financial Management at the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow. This included an academic exchange year to Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario.

Tristan is currently involved in the following: