James Dyson — British Designer born on May 02, 1947,

Sir James Dyson CBE FRS FREng is a British inventor, industrial designer and founder of the Dyson company. He is best known as the inventor of the Dual Cyclone bagless vacuum cleaner, which works on the principle of cyclonic separation. According to the Sunday Times Rich List 2013, his net worth in 2013 was £3 billion... (wikipedia)

Engineers are behind the cars we drive, the pills we pop and the way we power our homes.
Manufacturing is more than just putting parts together. It's coming up with ideas, testing principles and perfecting the engineering, as well as final assembly.
The one size fits all approach of standardized testing is convenient but lazy.
You need a stubborn belief in an idea in order to see it realised.
As an engineer I'm constantly spotting problems and plotting how to solve them.