Francisco is an up-and-coming Aerospace Engineer with over three years’ experience, having recently moved into the defence sector from general aviation.

Francisco has had the opportunity to work on a broad range of projects, including providing engineering support for the aeromedical fit out of Leonardo AW139 Helicopters, and design and certification of aeromedical and search and rescue equipment for Sikorsky S-92A Helicopters.

During his time as an aerospace engineer, Francisco has been afforded the ability to develop a wide variety of engineering skills including computer aided design, engineering drafting, stress analysis, and aircraft product design and certification. His experience has also allowed him to develop his abilities in project management and product development.

Francisco graduated with a Bachelor of Aerospace Engineering (Hons) and Bachelor of Science (Applied Mathematics) from Monash University. He is an enthusiast for all things fitness and martial arts and can often be found working out at the gym, training Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu or Taekwondo.