Pat Symonds

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Patrick Bruce Reith Symonds (born 11 June 1953) is a British motor racing engineer. He was the Chief Technical Officer at Williams Grand Prix Engineering, from 2013 until 2016 having previously worked at the Benetton, Renault and Virgin Formula One teams. He is currently the Chief Technical Officer of Formula One. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pat Symonds has received more than 217,390 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Pat Symonds is the 321st most popular engineer (down from 286th in 2019), the 4,549th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 4,056th in 2019) and the 38th most popular Engineer.

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Among engineers, Pat Symonds ranks 321 out of 323Before him are Ove Arup, Willy Ley, Hesham Qandil, Kevin Warwick, Leon O. Chua, and Sidney Darlington. After him are Gordon Bell, John Monash, Douglas Bennett, Pat Fry, Robert Zubrin, and Viktor Kozin.

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Among people born in 1953, Pat Symonds ranks 405Before him are Gary Johnson, David Thornton, Hiroyuki Usui, Ken Burns, Geoffrey Oryema, and Aldo Maldera. After him are Miguel Ángel Guerra, Ellen S. Baker, Dina Rubina, Ricky Steamboat, Afonso Dhlakama, and Pedro López Quintana.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Pat Symonds ranks 4,549 out of 7,765Before him are George William Russell (1867), Aubrey de Grey (1963), Rory Kinnear (1978), Alan Smith (1980), Anne Fine (1947), and Phil Collen (1957). After him are David Hampshire (1917), Leeroy Thornhill (1968), Basil Dearden (1911), George Moorhouse (1901), Chris Wolstenholme (1978), and David Douglas (1799).

Among ENGINEERS In United Kingdom

Among engineers born in United Kingdom, Pat Symonds ranks 38Before him are Isaac Roberts (1829), R. J. Mitchell (1895), Christopher Cockerell (1910), Joseph Bazalgette (1819), Ove Arup (1895), and Kevin Warwick (1954). After him are Pat Fry (1964), Tommy Flowers (1905), Charles Portal, 1st Viscount Portal of Hungerford (1893), C. H. Douglas (1879), Bob Bell (1958), and Sydney Camm (1893).