Personal Best: My Story - Holly Chapman
STEM graduate Holly Chapman gives a keynote talk on her role as Senior Trackside Power Unit Engineer supporting the Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula 1 team.
The Student Success Academy is hosting Transformations: Step up to Final Year, an event aimed at Science students who want to get the most out of their final year at university. As part of this event we will hear from graduate Holly Chapman.
Holly graduated from Loughborough University with a First Class MEng Automotive Engineering degree in 2014. She secured a Graduate Mechanical Engineer role with Mercedes AMG High Performance Powertrains, which is responsible for the design, manufacturing, testing and racing of Formula 1 and Formula E power units for several teams. Holly has worked in a number of roles at Mercedes and is currently a Senior Trackside Power Unit Engineer supporting the Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula 1 team.
Holly will share her experiences of getting into a competitive graduate position, what challenges she has faced as a woman in a STEM role and advice to current students looking to succeed in similar industries.
Holly’s keynote talk and Q&A session afterwards is open for anyone to attend in person, along with being broadcast live on Teams.
Contact and booking details
- Free of Charge
- Booking information
- Sign up for Holly's talk in advance