Academic and Professional Qualifications:

MChem Chemistry - University of Leeds
PhD Organic Chemistry – University of Leeds
MRSC Member of the Royal Society of Chemistry


Anil’s PhD research focused on the total organic synthesis of a biological molecule and provided him with considerable experience in a wide variety of analytical techniques and chemical processes. Having completed his PhD, Anil worked for the Royal Society of Chemistry.

Anil joined Burgoynes in 2009 and specialises in investigating fires and explosions. He has undertaken numerous investigations in both domestic and commercial premises including human agency fires, deliberate or otherwise, as well as those caused by latent defects in electrical appliances and poor maintenance or installation of boilers and electricity distribution equipment.