Hamish Baker

TEG Risk Director

As a co-founder of TEG Risk, Hamish has been directly involved in machine safety engineering services, covering the whole risk management life cycle including:

  • Risk assessment
  • Concept design
  • Machine guarding engineering solutions
  • Hazardous substance management and best practice advice
  • Explosive areas management and best practice advice
  • Detailed specification and scoping
  • Machine risk assessment programme design and implementation
  • Procurement support
  • Project management
  • Validation

Hamish developed his expertise through nearly 20 years of experience in safety management  and engineering practice. He has had roles as safety, health and environment manager for large multi-site food and chemical companies internationally and in New Zealand, and has taken the time to build his specialist knowledge through several training programmes and qualifications.


  • Bachelor of Technology (Hons) – Massey University
  • NEBOSH Diploma (Occupational Health and Safety)
  • TÜV SÜD Certified Functional Safety Professional – ID TA13010202 (United Kingdom course)
  • Certification in Hazardous and Explosive Area Classification (AS/NZS and UK)