Creativity in Industry Prize 2017 Winner
BP Chemicals Ltd
Awarded for fundamental studies of new transition metal and zeolite catalysed chemical technologies and for their commercial exploitation
Dr Sunley is Chemistry Advisor in BP Group Research based at BP's Research Centre at Saltend, near Hull. He is recognized as one of BP's most prolific inventors, with 79 patents to his name. In a career spanning over 25 years in BP his inventive contributions cover processes for the manufacture of important petrochemicals and transportation fuels.