With over 30 years' experience in engineering, technology and program management, Dr. Arthur Self  is a seasoned management professional.

He has worked extensively in both the hi-tech and defence sectors for a wide range of organizations, from small start-ups to major corporations. His management skills include financial planning, human resources, communications, security and site acquisition and leasing.

Arthur's experience covers a wide range of technological areas including systems engineering, electronics, software, defence technologies and telecommunications.

He has built and managed R&D teams of up to 100 people in Canada, the U.K. and China, and has held several senior positions in the defence industry. He is an expert in the preparation of reports on Scientific Research and Experimental Development (SR&ED) Tax Incentives, and will be specifically working with Empire Hydrogen in this area. Empire will also benefit from Arthur's experience in writing patent application submissions.

He is a published author on a wide variety of technical issues and a recognized expert on international electronic warfare (EW).

Arthur has a B.Sc. and Ph.D in physics from the University of Sheffield in the U.K. and is a Professional Engineer of Ontario (P.Eng.).

He is a qualified ISO 9001 Lead Auditor.