Bob is Co-Founder and CEO of Stralis Aircraft. He has 17 years of international aerospace experience, working on the cutting edge of electric aircraft innovation for the past 5. Most recently, he supported Heart Aerospace and Ampaire with electric propulsion system engineering development. He was a key early team member at magniX as Head of Aircraft Integration, supporting company strategy, certification, eBeaver and eCaravan first flights. Earlier in his career, he worked at Makani (GoogleX) and led engineering teams on Saab, Airbus, UTC, Gulfstream, Northrop Grumman and Boeing aircraft programs. He has a Bachelor’s Degree in Aerospace Engineering from UNSW Sydney.